Ellen October 11 2012
Ellen October 11 welcomed back Bethenny Frankel for an Ellen show takeover. Oscar winner Octavia Spencer also stopped by to discuss her latest film, Smashed. Plus, Ellen learned the inspirational story of gay Boy Scout Ryan Andresen, and Dancing with the Stars hunk Maksim Chmerkovskiy got splashed. For more information on each segment, click the links below.
Cat Week Day Four and Improvements For 2012 Vice Presidential Debate
Ellen October 11 began with the host’s thoughts on the upcoming 2012 Vice Presidential Debate. Isn’t it time for a little change in format? Ellen shared her ideas for improvements. Plus, there was lots of feline-themed fun on day four of Cat Week.
Gay Boy Scout Ryan Andresen Shares His Story on Ellen
Ellen’s first guest wasn’t a big name celebrity, but just an average kid with an inspirational story to share. Ryan Andresen has been a Boy Scout since he was six years old, but he has been denied the organization’s top honor because of his sexual orientation. To hear more about Ryan and what you could do to potentially help, click below.
Academy Award Winner Octavia Spencer on Her New Film “Smashed”
Octavia Spencer has a new film, Smashed, and she joined Ellen October 11 to talk all about it. Octavia also chatted about winning her Oscar, and had some great words of advice for future Academy Award nominees and winners. Plus, find out which scary show Octavia is totally addicted to.
Bethenny Frankel “Let’s Go There” & Daughter Bryn’s Hallowen Costume
Then, one of Ellen’s favorite guests, Bethenny Frankel, had some fun with the Ellen audience. They played a scandalous round of “Let’s Go There,” a segment from Bethenny’s own show. Bethenny also discussed her daughter’s Halloween costume, and got to splash Maksim Chmerkovskiy in the Splash Tank.