The most memorable Oscar moments of the past 20 years

Everyone loves a good movie, and every once in awhile, the ceremony which hands out the film industry's highest honors can be just as entertaining as any blockbuster. We remember the hilarious hosts, the dramatic and touching speeches, and the occasional stunning upset of a category win, making for great water cooler talk the next day. Yet even more than that, we remember the jokes...
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Why Jimmy Kimmel isn't the perfect Oscars host for 2018 in Hollywood

When the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced last May that Jimmy Kimmel would return to host the 2018 Oscars, the entertainment world was not, as it is now, on fire. Back then, a news item trumpeting Harvey Weinstein's production of "The Louis B. Mayer Story" starring Kevin Spacey, written by James Toback and directed by Brett Ratner would belong in Variety, not...
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Who are the Oscar nominees outside of their nominated character?

The problem with an Oscar-caliber role is that for the rest of your career, people tend to think of you only as that character; not as a human person who laughs at how poorly they play boardgames like Catchphrase, possessing good dance moves and a surprisingly solid basketball shot. While we never truly get to see behind a performer's mask, it's fun when we get to catch glimpses...
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Foles gives first televised interview following SB win to Ellen DeGeneres

Nick Foles chose the friendly environs of “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” for his first televised interview since leading the Philadelphia Eagles to victory in Super Bowl LII.Foles, coming off an arguably improbable MVP nod due to his impressive performance in a 41-33 victory over the favored New England Patriots, called the entire experience “surreal.” “It was a dream as a kid,” Foles...
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February 13, 2018  |  Discuss

Drew Brees: 'I'm a New Orleans Saint for life'

Any thought given by quarterback-needy teams that they might be able to land future Hall of Famer Drew Brees can now be thrown completely out the window.Technically set to become a free agent in March, it’s been pretty much a forgone conclusion that Brees would re-sign with New Orleans before that ever came to fruition.While that has not yet happened, Brees himself is pumping the...
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January 31, 2018  |  Discuss

Ellen at 60: Our favorite Ellen Degeneres jokes

Ellen Degeneres has been a standup since the early 1980s, an actress since the 1990s, and a talk show host since 2003. She's had a hit sitcom, daytime's top talk show, and provided the voice for cinema's most beloved amnesiac fish. Ellen has won won countless Emmy awards, she has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, she won the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, and on January...
January 20, 2018  |  Discuss

Every time Ellen taught us it was OK to be different

Ellen DeGeneres celebrates her 60th birthday at the end of January. She’s a thoroughly unique comedian and individual, and for decades, she’s relentlessly championed and encouraged the unconventional, the unique, and the different. In honor of her birthday, let’s take a look at all the times Ellen taught us it was OK to be different. Especially if you’re wearing cool sunglasses
January 20, 2018  |  Discuss

Teen rescues Russell Wilson Fathead from fire … after saving dad

A brave teenage girl who saved her dad from a fire — and then her beloved Russell Wilson fathead — was a guest on a recent taping of “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” during which she recounted the harrowing tale of how she bravely rescued her father … and then a wall adornment of the Seattle Seahawks quarterback. The hero in question is 19-year-old Charlotte Heffelmire from Vienna,...
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January 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Andrew McCutchen proposes to girlfriend during appearance on ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’ (video)

Pittsburgh Pirates star Andrew McCutchen made an appearance on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” that aired on Wednesday. The reigning National League Most Valuable Player utilized the nationally syndicated platform to pop the question to his girlfriend Maria Hanslovan. After playing a romantic video for the love of his life, McCutchen got down on bended knee […]The post Andrew McCutchen...
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December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Ellen grills Kate Upton about Sanchez

Kate Upton continued her Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Cover Girl media blitz with an appearance on Ellen DeGeneres’ daytime talker on Thursday and after exchanging pleasantries and taking a gander at Miss Upton on the cover of the Swimsuit Issue, Ellen, the savvy interviewer that she is, segued right into what everybody has been wondering: [...]
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February 16, 2012  |  Discuss

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