Rumors related to the famous talk show host, Ellen DeGeneres are doing the rounds these days. Well, the 62-year-old American comedian is being accused of being rude and abusive towards her co-workers and guests.
Here is everything that you should know about these allegations and their authenticity.
From where it all started.
Known for showing kindness and compassion towards everybody, Ellen is now being accused of mean behavior by her co-workers.
It all started when the production of her talk show was canceled due to the ongoing pandemic situation. Many of her staff members complained about her arrogant behavior when the production of the show was halted.
After this incident, many of her co-workers and guests took to Twitter and shared their personal experiences.
Famous podcast producer and comedian, Kevin T porter took to twitter, only to accuse Ellen of being the “meanest person alive.”
His tweet read, “She’s also notoriously one of the meanest people alive Respond to this with the most insane stories you’ve heard about Ellen being mean & I’ll match every one w/ $2 to @LAFoodBank.”
After this, he tweeted again, and this time his tweet read: “Oh, and the caveat is yes they have to be real! Cause we need some REAL kindness right now.”
There were others who also called her out for her mistreatment and celebrity privileges.
One of her former producers described an incident that took several years ago. According to him, Ellen lost her glasses on set and made a call to the CEO of Apple. “Next thing we know, we literally hear [Apple CEO] Steve Jobs pick up and say ‘Hi, Ellen’… Ellen told him the iPhone should have a bigger font.”
Her former bodyguard, Tom Majercak, in an interview with Fox News, said, “Ellen is the one person that I’ve been assigned to — and I’ve been assigned to quite a few celebrities — that has never taken the time to say hi to me.”
What was Ellen DeGeneres’ reaction to the accusation?
Well, as of now, she has yet not confirmed or declined the accusations. A source close to her said that initially, she was not bothered by them, but as more and more people came forward to accuse her, she has started losing her patience and is being paranoid.
We will keep you updated and let you know whenever she makes a comment about the same.