“And keep in mind to be form…. Wait,” the Shooter alum, 46, captioned a sweaty selfie on his Instagram Story in entrance of a billboard selling The Ellen DeGeneres Present.
Phillippe has not appeared on the discuss present since 2011. His ex-wife, Reese Witherspoon, with whom he shares daughter Ava, 21, and son Deacon, 17, has been buddies with DeGeneres, 62, for years and most just lately sat down with the TV host in March.
Rumors about DeGeneres being imply off the air have circulated in Hollywood for years, however the hypothesis ramped up in July after BuzzFeed Information revealed back-to-back reports portraying her present as a poisonous office. WarnerMedia subsequently launched an internal investigation into The Ellen DeGeneres Present.
The Emmy winner addressed the backlash for the primary time in a memo to staff in late July, writing partially, “On day one in every of our present, I advised everybody in our first assembly that The Ellen DeGeneres Present can be a spot of happiness — nobody would ever increase their voice, and everybody can be handled with respect. Clearly, one thing modified, and I’m disillusioned to study that this has not been the case. And for that, I’m sorry. Anybody who is aware of me is aware of it’s the alternative of what I imagine and what I hoped for our present.”
Us Weekly solely reported in August that producers assured staffers in a video name that “Ellen is not giving up and the present will go on.” DeGeneres led a second name later that month, through which she “admitted to being multilayered and stated she has good days and dangerous days,” in line with a supply.
“She stated she’s not on set as a lot as everybody else, and he or she didn’t know what was happening,” a second insider advised Us on the time. “Ellen stated she was ashamed and embarrassed to listen to about it and warranted [her staff] it might not proceed.”
When The Ellen DeGeneres Present returned in September, the comic kicked off the season 17 premiere by talking to viewers about her scandal-plagued summer time.
“I do know that I’m ready of privilege and energy, and I understand that with that comes duty. And I take duty for what occurs at my present,” she stated. “That is The Ellen DeGeneres Present.”
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