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Ellen DeGeneres Makes First Ever Public Apology For Allegations Against A Toxic Work Environment !

Ellen DeGeneres
Source: Hollywood Life

What Are The Allegations Against Ellen DeGeneres

Ellen DeGeneres is a personality who promotes kindness through her show. The Ellen DeGeneres Show has stolen the hearts of people due to this generous approach of helping people. Ellen herself is a symbol of philanthropy and kindness. However, the lockdown changed her image in front of her audience. When the US went under lockdown, many ex and current employees of The Ellen DeGeneres Show accused Ellen of being too harsh. They also accused Ellen as an egoistic and autocratic who looked down on her employees.

Ellen DeGeneres
Source: Hollywood Life

Investigation By Warner Bros On The Ellen DeGeneres Show

A whole Twitter thread became the headlines that accused Ellen of her misconduct in the workplace. Moreover, the employees, ex, and current complained that the workplace had a very toxic environment. They gave accounts of mistreatment in the workplace, which included racism and workplace intimidation. The allegations started growing, and this forced Warner Bros to start with an internal investigation to get the truth regarding the workplace environment of The Ellen Show. People are starting to think of Ellen as a hypocrite who blinded them to believe that she is a symbol of good work and kindness.

Ellen Talks About The Early Days Of The Show

Ellen DeGeneres was silent about everything but decided to open up. She released a statement for the first time and apologized for the accusations. Moreover, Ellen started the letter talking about the early days of the show. She emphasized how she wanted her work environment to be at that time. However, the allegations against her paint a picture that she has failed to achieve it. Ellen said, β€œHey everybody – it’s Ellen. On day one of our show, I told everyone in our first meeting that The Ellen DeGeneres Show would be a place of happiness – no one would ever raise their voice, and everyone would be treated with respect.”

Ellen DeGeneres
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Ellen DeGeneres Decides To Correct Herself

Ellen decided to come forward and take the punch on her face. She immediately notified that an internal team of her show is also investigating to identify the mistakes. She said in her statement, β€œAlongside Warner Bros, we immediately began an internal investigation, and we are taking steps, together, to correct the issues.”

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