Ellen DeGeneres: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies) by Lisa Iannucci

By Lisa Iannucci

In 1997 Ellen DeGeneres made tv historical past whilst she got here out to the yankee public on her nationally syndicated sitcom. even with the debate stirred via this own revelation, Ellen DeGeneres has long past directly to turn into on one the most well-liked personalities in Hollywood. together with her personal hugely rated day-by-day speak exhibit, a profitable advert crusade with American convey, and a profitable flip as Oscar host to her credits, she has turn into one among America's best woman comedians and received her has position a family identify. excessive profile romances with actresses Anne Heche and fiance Portia de Rossi, have additionally made a her an unassuming champion for homosexual and lesbian rights. Ellen Degeneres' huge good fortune, despite the fact that, belies a painful youth and unsure occupation beginnings. This finished and fascinating biography explores the existence occasions that formed the hilarious public determine we all know today.

Complete with a chronology of important occasions, illustrations, and a bibliography of print and digital assets, this designated biography is perfect for basic readers trying to examine extra approximately their favourite big name or for these looking info on groundbreaking participants of the homosexual and lesbian community.

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