Retrieved March 12, Retrieved December 27, In a statement, DeGeneres said that the series "didn't feel like the right fit for me". I push the buzzer and after a while Ellen answers with a hello that has a question mark embedded in it. She still dances and shows videos of adorable animals, even though de Rossi told her it was too much like her talk show. DeGeneres continued:
You said you said you got hate mail and you also got other mail.
Some guests cry. Because daytime talk shows get less attention than their late-night counterparts, DeGeneres is often overlooked in discussions of important hosts. This show contains adult content.
Ellen has also built a media empire on the power of her near-universal likeability — no small feat for a gay woman who grew up as a Christian Scientist in Louisiana and Texas.