• 3 Jokes That Make People Instantly Like You
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    3 Jokes That Make People Instantly Like You

    Ellen Degeneres is one of the most likeable hosts on television and it’s largely due to the types of the jokes she makes. Almost every host is funny but Ellen’s style of comedy has a way of it instantly endearing her guests to her. With… Where will you raise the boy? (laughs) You are funny, Ellen. So today we’re going to talk about the most common types of jokes that Ellen makes, how you can use those jokes to get people to immediately like you, and some habits that you can work on to generally be funnier and more positive throughout your day. So let’s start with the obvious —…

  • Ellen Reveals She Called the Academy to Help Re-Hire Kevin Hart As Oscars Host
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    Ellen Reveals She Called the Academy to Help Re-Hire Kevin Hart As Oscars Host

    Everything that you just said– I just have to say this. Because we’ve talked right when this happened, you called me right when it happened and said, I’m going to talk to you about it. I’m not going to say anything until I’m on your show. And then we talked because I called you. His movie is so amazing. The Upside is so incredible. Thank you. He is so incredible. I’ve seen it twice. Anyway, so I called him to tell him how great his movie was. Then we talked a little bit more. So I called the Academy today. Because I really want you to host the Oscars. I…

  • Ellen Releases Walmart EV1 Winter Collection with Surprise Fashion Show Hosted by Kalen Allen
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    Ellen Releases Walmart EV1 Winter Collection with Surprise Fashion Show Hosted by Kalen Allen

    Greetings, everyone. So you know here at the Ellen DeGeneres Show, we love a good prank. Well, we are taking our pranking talents today to Walmart. Walmart has just launched a new winter line of Ellen’s new fashion brand, EV1. And today, I am hosting an EV1 fashion show. Now, the catch is that my models, they really don’t know that they models. But it’s OK because I love a good ambush. All right, come on, everyone. We’re setting up a surprise runway– don’t tell anybody we’re in the parking lot– A surprise runway inside of the store. Everyone that walks our aisle today is going to get the opportunity…

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    Wendi McLendon-Covey on Hosting #RepeatAfterMe

    – So, “Repeat After Me,” you’re doing such a great job hosting it. – Thank you. – Thank you so much for hosting that. – Thank you. – I know that the clip we’re gonna show is you’re in a different outfit and your hair’s different, but you’re getting–we’ve asked you to kind of keep the same outfit on so we can interchange ’cause you never know which ones we’re putting together, and we didn’t think anyone would notice you’re wearing the same thing. But you’re getting a lot of people asking you why you’re wearing the same thing. – People have a lot of strong feelings about my red…

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    Ellen Plays ‘Family Feud’

    – ONE OF STEVE’S MANY JOBS IS TO HOST THE “FAMILY FEUD,” AND TODAY WE’VE BROUGHT BACK SOME OF OUR FAVORITE AUDIENCE GAMERS TO PLAY ON ONE TEAM. [cheers and applause] SOME OF MY STAFF WILL PLAY WITH ME ON MY TEAM. AND WE POLLED YESTERDAY’S AUDIENCE, AND WE GOT THE TOP ANSWERS, AND THEY’RE ON THE BOARD, AND, STEVE, YOU’RE THE HOST, AND I CAN’T WAIT TO PLAY. WE’RE REALLY PLAYING FOR REAL. – YEAH, THEY’RE GONNA REALLY PLAY. OKAY, FOLKS. WELL, LET’S PLAY “FEUD.” GIVE ME ELLEN, GIVE ME CARLA. LET’S GO. OKAY. – I GOT IT, I GOT IT. – OKAY, GUYS, THIS IS THE REAL GAME.…

  • Kevin Hart Is ‘Evaluating’ His Oscars Hosting Decision
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    Kevin Hart Is ‘Evaluating’ His Oscars Hosting Decision

    We’re back with this year’s Oscar host, Kevin Hart. And– [CHEERING] I think that you have said a lot of amazing things. You have put a lot of things on my mind. And I know how our relationship stands. So leaving here I promise you I’m evaluating this conversation. This was a conversation I needed to have. I’m glad that I had it here. And I’m glad it was as authentic and real as I could have hoped that it would be. So let me assess just to sit in the space and really think. And you and I will talk before anything else. OK. OK. OK. That’s [INAUDIBLE]. [CHEERING]…

  • Liza Koshy Takes On Ellen’s Burning Questions
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    Liza Koshy Takes On Ellen’s Burning Questions

    [MUSIC PLAYING] Hi. I’m Youtuber and Chipotle enthusiast Liza Koshy. And I’m about to answer Ellen’s Burning Questions. A yoga pose inspired by you would be called The Burrito. And it would look something like– Your most embarrassing moment in high school. Oh, I mooned my best friend and her mom. I was trying to show them my brown buns. And then, they ended up all seeing my brown buns. But it was cool. It was a white family. They were very educated after that. It was great. The funniest pickup line ever used on you was how you doing. That was my favorite pick up line. It tends to…

  • Extended Cut: Ellen and Tyler ‘Ninja’ Blevins Play ‘Fortnite’
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    Extended Cut: Ellen and Tyler ‘Ninja’ Blevins Play ‘Fortnite’

    You know, you might not know this. But we actually rehearse this show. [SNICKERS] Sometimes it seems like we don’t. But we do. I come out, and, you know, I try out what I’m going to talk about. And the director tells me where to stand, and the writers tell me what to say. And then I come out and do whatever I want, because they’re not the boss of me. So we test things out, and Twitch comes out, and he dances. And so yesterday, Twitch did a dance that I hadn’t seen before. And I asked him what it was. [R&B MUSIC PLAYING] We can get rowdy before…

  • Snoop Dogg Tests His Game Show Hosting Skills with Ellen’s Slot Machines
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    Snoop Dogg Tests His Game Show Hosting Skills with Ellen’s Slot Machines

    We’re back with Snoop Dogg. And he’s hosting a new game show called “The Joker’s Wild.” So we’re going to play a few rounds on my slot machine. First we need some contestants, and we need Jessica Ho, and– [SCREAMING] –Nadine [? Pasaco ?] and Aday [? Bola. ?] [MUSIC PLAYING] Hi. Hi. Oh! [CHEERING] Ah! Damn. OK. Hi. Hey– hey, Ellen. Hi. I want to say first and foremost– What? They’ve got hell of a running skills away. I know. I know. Right here. And they didn’t hit– Yeah. I’m like damn. No, I know. They– they’re– That was major. They’re good at running. I was scared for them,…

  • Neil Patrick Harris on Hosting the Oscars
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    Neil Patrick Harris on Hosting the Oscars

    – Where are you right now– since it’s a week away– in the emotion place? Where are you? – For the Oscars spectacular? We’re, um– we’re right in the thick of it. They started loading in the theater. They’re doing all of the stuff, now, there at the theater, and my team of writers are thinking about jokes. And it’s a tricky process with the content, as you well know. I should really ask you. What was it like for you a week– you know, six, five days out? – Well, you write as much as you possibly can, and up until that day, you’re changing jokes and timing it…