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A Former Employee Reveals Ellen DeGeneres ‘Tormented Household Workers’

It seems that Ellen DeGeneres created a toxic work environment as well as a toxic home life after reports of the celebrity “tormenting” her household staffers. A person claiming to have worked at one of DeGeneres and wife Portia de Rossi’s California homes for several months in the past decade revealed to the website how DeGeneres’ alleged behavior behind the scenes of her show did not compare to how she acted at home, The Daily Mail reports. “My belief is that someone’s real personality comes out at home,” the unnamed ex-staffer reportedly said. “So after everything that has been said about her at work, you can imagine how terrible Ellen is going to be at home when her guard is down.” The ex-employee alleged how DeGeneres gave staffers a daily list of performance complaints from the previous day, listing petty things like her coffee not being frothed to her liking, food being served in the wrong bowl or a worker leaving the salt shaker in the wrong spot. And according to the Daily Mail’s source, DeGeneres also allegedly called out a chef for using the guest bathroom and a maid for forgetting to put a piece of trash in the …

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Reports Claim that Executives of The Ellen Degeneres Show Knew About Harassment Claims As Early As 2018

Reports Claim that Executives of The Ellen Degeneres Show Knew About Harassment Claims As Early As 2018

The latest bombshell to come out of reports about the harassment claims that have tarnished The Ellen Degeneres Show is that top executives allegedly knew about the claims since 2018. According to a current and a former employee, who spoke with BuzzFeed, one of the first complaints against the show’s producers was filed with an industry union in 2018. As BuzzFeed reports, the complaint cited “gender discrimination, including sexist remarks made by top producers.” BuzzFeed did not name the union at the request of the two employees, however, the website did reach out to a representative of the union in question, who did not comment on the matter. Reports Say ‘Ellen Show’ Executives Knew About Claims in 2018 RELATED: Ellen Degeneres Has Opened Up With a Statement, Breaks Her Silence About the Workplace Misconduct Allegations Against Her Daytime Talk Show When asked about the 2018 complaint, Warner Bros. confirmed that it does exist to BuzzFeed’s Krystie Lee Yandoli. Nonetheless, the entertainment conglomerate also said that “there is nothing new or noteworthy about this issue.” “It was investigated by an outside investigator and resolved with no merit to claims of gender discrimination,” the spokesperson told BuzzFeed. “As previously stated, we are …

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Following Complaints About the 'Toxic' Work Culture, 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' Is Under Internal Investigation

Following Complaints About the ‘Toxic’ Work Culture, ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’ Is Under Internal Investigation

When Ellen DeGeneres launched her talk show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, in 2003, she quickly became a beloved icon of daytime TV. Her brand was all laughter and dancing and positivity, and it resonated for more than a decade. But behind that façade of kindness, something less kind has allegedly been happening.