Ellen DeGeneres will be stopping off with her popular next year The Ellen DeGeneres Show. After nineteen seasons and over 3,000 broadcasts, the American talk show host is over. “If you’re creative you have to be constantly challenged. As fun as it is to do, it doesn’t challenge me anymore,” DeGeneres says. Hollywood journalist.
The presenter has said he wants to quit after season sixteenth, but producer Warner Bros asked DeGeneres to stay at least four more years. “I offered to do another year, but it was not possible contractually,” she tells the American entertainment site. “So we ended up with three years. That was still the plan.”
‘Illiterate working atmosphere’
Last year, DeGeneres came under fire for allegedly systematic racism, intimidation and an “unhealthy atmosphere” behind the scenes on its program. Several producers were fired and the talk show host apologized.
DeGeneres now says that this period had a lot of impact on his show, but it has nothing to do with the end of his program. “It was very painful for me. It broke my heart when I heard that people were hurt,” she says. “But if the commotion had been the reason I left the program, I would have quit sooner.”
She says she learned from the events. “I now make sure people know if anything they can come and see me. I don’t know why it wasn’t before, I’m not scary. I’m easy to talk about and I want these people believe me. “
In January of last year, the Dutch youtuber was called Nikkie guest at DeGeneres talk show to talk about her announcement that she is transgender. Then she also looked with little pleasure back to the concert. DeGeneres would not have imagined this in advance.