“The Ellen DeGeneres Show” isn’t going away, at least through 2022. DeGeneres tweeted a video Tuesday announcing her show would be extended for three more years.
“Doing this show has been the ride of my life,” she wrote. The comedian said she has been doing the show for 16 years. From the beginning, DeGeneres wanted to treat her show as a relationship.
DeGeneres told The New York Times in a new interview that she was considering her options once her contract came to an end in 2020.
DeGeneres said she wasn’t sure what this show would turn into when she first started. The fans helped her realize the value of her show.
DeGeneres said she received letters from fans who were inspired by her show. Some of them found joy and support as they went through chemotherapy. Others laughed for the first time after watching DeGeneres.
“That’s why I’m going to keep doing this show,” DeGeneres said. “For people like you