Ellen’s Design Challenge Coming to HGTV in 2015


Ellen DeGeneres is getting even busier. The daytime talk show host is launching Ellen's Design Challenge on HGTV via her Very Good Productions shingle. The competition series will debut in 2015.

The six-part series will feature contestants competing by sketching, design and building furniture in 24 hours, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

"I'm so excited about this show because I love finding really special pieces of furniture," DeGeneres said. "One time I found a beautiful one-of-a-kind armoire that spoke to me in a way I'd never experienced. It turned out there was a drifter living inside of it, but that's a story for another time."


Ellen DeGeneres Tops OUT’s 8th Annual Power 50



Talk show queen, comedian and Oscar host Ellen DeGeneres was named the No. 1 most powerful LBGT by OUT. However, she wasn't the only individual familiar to TV fans. TV host and Oprah pal Suze Orman, Glee's Jane Lynch, CNN's Anderson Cooper and Don Lemon, Good Morning America's Robin Roberts, Bravo kingpin Andy Cohen, How I Met Your Mother's Neil Patrick Harris, Ryan Murphy, Rachel Maddow and Ru Paul also made the list.  

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President Obama Calls Ellen’s Selfie a “Cheap Stunt”! (VIDEO)




James Franco isn't the only one humorously shading Ellen DeGeneres' record-breaking Oscar night Twitter selfie. President Barack Obama made a guest appearance on Ellen. The two discussed the host's social media feat. DeGeneres apologized for breaking Obama's retweet record. He remarked:

I heard about that. I thought it was a pretty cheap stunt myself, getting all those celebrities in the background and feeding them pizza.

Looks like Ellen just got her first presidential READ!  Watch the exchange below!