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Ellen DeGeneres Receives Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Ellen DeGeneres got a star on the Walk of Fame today, her wife, Portia de Rossi and her mother, Betty were by her side during the ceremony.

CBS reports:

Ellen DeGeneres received the 2,477th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Tuesday, being honored for entertaining audiences as a talk show host, comedian, prime-time television star and the voice of Dory, a regal tang with short-term memory loss in the Pixar animated film ?Finding Nemo.?

?American Idol? host Ryan Seacrest and ABC late-night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel joined DeGeneres in speaking in the 11:30 a.m. ceremony in front of the W Hollywood Hotel on Hollywood Boulevard.

?I?m so excited to be inducted into the Walk of Fame,? DeGeneres wrote on her show?s Facebook page on June 26, four days after it was announced she would be receiving a star. ?I always thought people liked my dancing best. I guess my walk is pretty good too.?

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?The Ellen DeGeneres Show? returns for a 10th season September 10. Here’s a taste of what you can expect to see.

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