Ellen TV Talk Show Recap March 15 2012
Ellen got into the spirit of March Madness with today’s show, featuring New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees and actor Ewan McGregor. Learn about Ewan’s adopted dog, and find out how much Drew raised for Brad Pitt’s charity using the links below.
Ellen: March Madness, Basketball Uniforms & Funny Signs
Ellen DeGeneres pointed out that March Madness, the NCAA basketball tournament, has begun. She complained about how basketball uniforms keep getting bigger and baggier, not like the ones athletes wore in her youth. Plus, she introduced a new segment about funny signs.
Ellen: Ewan McGregor ‘Beginners’ & 41st Birthday
Ellen can’t stop gushing over last year’s father-son movie Beginners. Today, she asked its star, Ewan McGregor, about how he bonded with Christopher Plummer, who won critical praise as well as several awards for his performance.
Ellen: Ewan McGregor & ‘Salmon Fishing In The Yemen’
Ewan McGregor said he loved working with Emily Blunt in his new movie, Salmon Fishing in the Yemen. But the real scene stealer in his life is new adopted dog Sid. Find out about all the places these two go together.
Ellen: Toby Keith “Red Solo Cup” MP3 Download & Performance
Toby Keith is tuning up for a performance at the Academy of Country Music Awards, airing April 1 2012. He dropped by Ellen’s show to perform his smash hit, “Red Solo Cup,” about the iconic beverage container, that has really connected with listeners.
Ellen: Saints QB Drew Brees Gets Naked For Brad Pitt Charity
When Ellen asked her friend Drew Brees to co-host a charity event with her for Brad Pitt’s Make It Right, she didn’t know the lengths he was willing to go to raise money. Find out how much their event brought in, and how he learned the gender of his upcoming third child.
‘Dark Shadows’ Movie Trailer Premiere & Drew Brees Shopping Spree
Ellen is spreading the word about the new Johnny Depp movie, Dark Shadows, coming this May. She shared the exclusive trailer. Then, Drew Brees returned to announce he is giving away a $1,000 shopping spree through Dick’s Sporting Goods.