Ellen DeGeneres celebrates her latest victory on a daytime talk show at the People’s Choice Awards – NBC Los Angeles
“The Ellen DeGeneres Show” won the Daytime Talk Show at the 2021 People’s Choice Awards. Host and comedian Ellen DeGeneres accepted the presenter JoJo Siwa award.
“It means more to me, especially now,” she told the audience. “This is our final season, so to everyone who voted and to everyone I have worked with over the past 19 years, we are a family. I love you all. I am grateful and thank you for me. supporting for all these 19 years that we have been doing the show and the show has been the greatest experience of my life. I have enjoyed every moment of it. “
The popular talk show beat “Good Morning America”, “Live with Kelly and Ryan”, “Red Table Talk”, “The View” and “The Wendy Williams Show”, making it the longtime show’s 13th win in the category. DeGeneres won 25 People’s Choice Awards in total.
DeGeneres announced in May that Season 19 would be the last of the series. She shared with The Hollywood Reporter: “When you’re a creative person you constantly need to be challenged – and as great as this series is and as fun as it is, it’s just not a challenge anymore. . “
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During her acceptance speech, DeGeneres recalled this because she wanted to make people happy. Fortunately, she said, the talk show gave her the opportunity to do so every day.
“We play games, we make people laugh, but we get to shine a light on deserving people who do good in the world because there are a lot of people who do good in the world and we don’t. let’s just not see enough of this, ”she said. “I am proud that we can do this every day.”
Before leaving the stage, DeGeneres had a message for fans of all ages watching at home. While it can be nice to be important, it is more important to be yourself.
“It’s really good to be included. It’s really good to be popular. But I’ve learned that that’s not the goal and that it shouldn’t be the goal,” he said. she declared. “So to all the people who don’t feel out of place or that you are popular or that you are part of the crowd, the point is to be yourself. The point is to be exactly who you are. Don’t try to fit in. “
At the 2020 People’s Choice Awards last year, DeGeneres accepted the award on stage in front of a virtual audience, giving the award to their “amazing team and amazing staff who make this show possible.”
“Thank you, from the bottom of my heart,” DeGeneres said. “I love them all, I thank them for what they do every day to help this show be the best that we try to do every day.”