Ellen DeGeneres addresses workplace allegations in ‘Ellen’ monologue: ‘I take that very seriously’

Ellen DeGeneres addresses workplace allegations in 'Ellen' monologue: 'I take that very seriously'

Ellen is back for Season 18, but not without significant shakeups in the wake of toxic workplace allegations over the summer. Host Ellen DeGeneres addressed the allegations directly as promised in her first monologue of the season, in front of a virtual audience.

“I learned that things happened here that never should have happened,” DeGeneres said without further elaboration. “I take that very seriously and I wanna say I am so sorry to the people who were affected. I know that I am in a position of privilege and power and I realize that with that comes responsibility, and I take responsibility for what happens at my show.” Read more…

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