The Ellen Show

"What's a small-town girl turned L.A. businesswoman to do when her high-profile, high-finance start-up Internet company goes belly up? And when her social life out west is not doing so great either? Well, as played by Emmy winner Ellen DeGeneres, she reacts by saying goodbye to her dot-com world and heading back to her hometown to put her life together. It remains to be seen, however, whether the best way to do that is by becoming a counselor at her old high school--they still teach Home Economics, for crying out loud--and by moving in with her eccentric mother and unlucky-in-love sister." "Ellen Richmond (DeGeneres)...decides to trade the stresses of her fast-track, big-city lifestyle for the slower pace of her quieter hometown, where she is known and loved. It remains to be seen, however, whether or not returning to her hometown, a fishbowl of a place, and her eccentric mother, Dot (Cloris Leachman), and scatter-brained sister, Catherine (Emily Rutherfurd), is the best course o

TV series created in 2001 and concluded in 2002 by Ellen DeGeneres, Carol Leifer, Mitchell Hurwitz.
The show consists of 1 season and 18 episodes.


S01E09 : Missing the Bus 7.7/10 (29 voting)


S01E11 : Ellen's First Christmess (a.k.a. Ellen's First Christmas) 7.5/10 (19 voting)


S01E04 : Vanity Hair 7.4/10 (19 voting)



Ellen DeGeneres Ellen DeGeneres
Ellen Richmond
Jim Gaffigan Jim Gaffigan
Rusty Carnouk
Martin Mull Martin Mull
Ed Munn
Emily Rutherfurd Emily Rutherfurd
Catherine Richmond
Cloris Leachman Cloris Leachman
Dot Richmond
Kerri Kenney-Silver Kerri Kenney-Silver
Diane Delano Diane Delano
Bunny Hoppstetter
Seán Cullen Seán Cullen
Christian Snee
Brian Sites
Patrick S. Harrigan
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  • Original title

    The Ellen Show

  • Type

    TV series

  • Episodes

    1 Season • 18 Episodes

  • Rating

    6.21/10 (1 237 voting)

  • Popularity : 100%

  • Country of origin


  • Original language(s)


  • Running time

    30 : • 22 :

  • Status