Katy Perry Defends Ellen DeGeneres While Ex-Producer Details Toxic Workplace

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Portia de Rossi and others are declaring support for Ellen DeGeneres amidst investigation of her fostering an allegedly toxic workplace. Ex-Everybody Loves Raymond star Brad Garrett also confirmed that veracity of rumors about The Ellen DeGeneres Show as "common knowledge."

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Singer Katy Perry expressed her allegiance to DeGeneres on Twitter, stating:

Meanwhile, former producer Hedda Muskat detailed the culture of abuse on the show for The Wrap. She recalled an instance when exec producer Ed Glavin verbally attacked staff, saying:

He just went off on them. His whole face turned red. … We were stunned.

And DeGeneres didn't stand up for her team, instead laughing. Muskat noted:

Do you know what she did? She giggled. She crossed her legs up on the chair and she said, ‘Well, I guess every production needs their dog’ … And from then we knew. Ed was going to be the barking dog — her dog.

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