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From the Archives: Comedienne, Actress, and Writer Ellen DeGeneres.

Stand up comic Ellen DeGeneres, the star of the sitcom "Ellen." The show airs on Wednesday nights on ABC. Last year DeGeneres co-hosted the 1994 Emmy awards and received a People's Choice Award for Favorite Female in a New Television series. She now has a new book, My Point. . . And I Do Have One (Bantam News). She's now starring in "Mr. Wrong." (REBROADCAST from 9/13/95)


Other segments from the episode on February 9, 1996

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 9, 1996: Obituary for Mercer Ellington; Interview with Ellen DeGeneres; Interview with Bill Pullman; Review of the film "Broken Arrow."


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