Ellen September 19 2012
Ellen September 19 featured great segments that had us dancing, laughing, and truly inspired. Michael J Fox made his very first appearance on the show to discuss his return to television and how he maintains a positive attitude despite his struggles with Parkinson’s disease. Also “X Factor” judge L.A. Reid and an inspiring teacher, Rachel Faust. Plus, Korean rapper Psy performed his hit “Gangnam Style.” For highlights, click the links below.
Ellen: “Gangnam Style” Mom and Son & Vince Vaughn & Owen Wilson
Ellen couldn’t get enough of their “Gangnam Style” copycat video, so she invited the talented mother and son duo of Mike and Laura Song to the show. On Ellen September 19, they showed off their moves for the Ellen audience! Plus, Ellen chatted with Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson on the set of a new movie, and took a look at some funny texts in “Clumsy Thumbsy.”
Ellen: Michael J Fox and The Michael J Fox Foundation
Michael J Fox joined Ellen September 19 for his very first appearance on the show. Michael described what it was like to return to television after many years, and how his Michael J Fox Foundation is helping save lives through Parkinson’s disease research. Michael’s positive attitude toward his disease is truly inspiring to all.
Ellen: L.A. Reid The X Factor Interview
Stylish X Factor judge L.A. Reid also stopped by Ellen September 19. He discussed working with new judge Britney Spears, his early days in a male singing group, and which superstar artist he rejected for his label.
Ellen: Inspiring Teacher Rachel Faust & JCP Change Program
Ellen September 19 shared the story of an incredible teacher, Rachel Faust, who is changing the lives of her students. Click to hear how Rachel helps her students succeed, and learn about the JCP Change Program.
Ellen: Korean Rapper Psy “Gangnam Style” Performance
Finally, Korean rapper Psy returned to Ellen to perform his mega-hit “Gangnam Style.” It was an exciting performance that got the entire Ellen crowd moving!