ellen china“Ellen” becomes the first American daily talk show to be shown in China, with episodes subtitled in Chinese and delivered within 48 hours of the original broadcast in the U.S.

The episodes from the 11th season on Sohu will be available for viewers on demand 24-7, remaining on Sohu until the license period ends, Sohu.com chief executive Charles Zhang and Jeffrey R. Schlesinger, president of Warner Bros. Worldwide Television Distribution, said in a statement. Continue reading »

daytime-emmys-awards-2013The Ellen DeGeneres Show has taken out the coveted ‘Outstanding Talk Show’ prize at the 40th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards this week while Days of Our Lives has claimed the ‘Outstanding Drama Series’ title.

George Lucas has won his first Emmy for Star Wars: The Clone Wars in the ‘Outstanding Special Class Animated Program’ category. Continue reading »

MauriceWilliamsonMaurice Williamson will no longer be making an appearance on Ellen.

Following his speech in support of the gay marriage bill last month, the MP was invited to appear on the US talk show due to the popularity of his speech on the internet.

“We have been unable to reach agreement and timing constraints related to the show’s filming now prevent an appearance from happening,” he said in a statement.

MauriceWilliamsonMaurice Williamson has been allowed to appear on US chatshow Ellen.

The Pakuranga MP, whose speech on the Marriage Equality Bill went viral last week, was invited by Ellen DeGeneres to appear on her show but turned it down originally due to the fact it was a paid trip.

John Key gave Williamson the all-clear for the trip on Breakfast this morning, in the condition that he donates his appearance fee to charity, as politicians aren’t permitted to take up the offer of a paid trip. Continue reading »



3:00pm Monday, September 17 on TV One

The queen of daytime television, Ellen DeGeneres, returns to TV ONE with a new season filled with more special guests and features than before.

Entering its landmark 10th season, Ellen showcases the comedienne’s one-of-a-kind observational humour, warmth and insight, and features the biggest stars from television, film, music and entertainment.

With an engaging personality and a unique take on everyday life, Ellen sets the tone for a relaxed and candid environment that puts her guests at ease.

Ellen’s couch has hosted visitors such as U.S. President Barack Obama, Brad Pitt, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Kanye West, and contributors such as the adorable Sophia and Grace.

Get ready to dance up and down the aisles with Ellen when she returns!

Spears and Lovato confirmed

Britney Spears and Demi Lovato have been officially added to the judging panel of The X Factor USA to replace Nicole Scherzinger and Paula Abdul.

30 Rock to finish after season seven

30 Rock will finish following its seventh season according to NBC entertainment chief Robert Greenblatt. He had previously given mixed signals as to the future of the show. Continue reading »