People around the globe have suffered due to COVID-19. The famous talk show host Ellen DeGeneres is among those who are suffering the most. In a brief period, the well-maintained reputation of Ellen DeGeneres ended in smoke. Moreover, her famous talk show named after her name, The Ellen DeGeneres Show has gone down the road. It has been revoked by Channel 9.
Ellen DeGeneres notable mouthpiece “be kind”, she has been accused by current and former employees of creating a toxic work environment. She is not only the one but along with her several staffers have also been denounced for the same.
In response to the complaints, Ellen has apologised to the employees. The top three producers have separated their path with the show. All this news created a buzz on the internet.
Ellen DeGeneres has been entertaining fan since centuries. She is considered as an icon by many and has a positive impression on most people. However, Kevin T. Porter, a famous comedian, claimed that DeGeneres has a gloomy side, many people seem to agree.
Kevin T. Porter tweeted about DeGeneres ” notoriously one of the meanest people alive”. The initial tweet has gained more than 70,000 likes.
Reactions On The Tweet
Numerous people replied on the tweet. Some claimed that while working with her, she was told never to look her in the eyes whereas others said that every day she had someone new to hate.
The reactions were mixed, but most of them were against Ellen DeGeneres professional behaviour. According to one of the article by Variety report, the crew members were not provided with any information regarding their work or payment during the lockdown. The article also said that crew members were later told that pay reductions, will also take place. There is also this news that a non-Union company has been hired to tape the show from home. It introduced more frustration inside the employees.
Many were there to show support to her. The statements were from both the sides- supporters and haters. It is tough to state that the claims are right or not, but one thing is for sure that Ellen does have a lot of rivals.