Subtitles section Play video Print subtitles congrats to the winner of the Last Give Away. If you want to be the next winner, you must watch the whole video till the end and like and subscribe. Good luck to you all. For over a decade and 1/2 Ellen has entertained and informed audience is thanks to her personable, fun loving, hosting style and ability to get both celebrities and non famous guests to share about their lives. While a day on the Ellen DeGeneres Show may seem easy and breezy, there are several rules and expectations set to help keep a consistent quality of content day after day. After all, Ellen is a professional, and it's her job to ensure that her show remains popular. Guests on the show are prepared in advance so they can give the fans and Ellen the right experience. Here's a list of most of the rules Ellen makes her guests follow on set, but before we get into that, don't forget to subscribe to our channel number one. No hugging. While Ellen is happy to hug celebrities who she's well acquainted with, viewers are given a strict no hugging rule. This helps keep things professional. Guests who aren't so famous our best to take Ellen's lead on whether she goes in for a hug. Or she keeps her appreciation toe laughing, dancing and quality conversation number to pose for a selfie. Ellen loves a good selfie, so if you're on the show, get ready to strike a pose. This is the one time when it's okay to bring out here phone when you're on her show. Her famous Academy Award, Selfie is widely accepted to be the third most retweeted tweet of all time. If she keeps on practising, maybe she'll learn a number one spot Number three on their personal life. Since guests are friendly with Alan, they trust her, whether it's through an interview or her games. The layback feel of the show. Let's people be more honest. Ellen finds out about the struggles of being a new parent through specific Celebi insider scoops. On her show, Jared Leto revealed that he once sent an intimate text to the wrong person, and Drake is hooked up with a fan. Number four be okay with pranks and scares. Ellen likes to startle people and prank them on her show because she's pranking them. It's a wonder that there isn't more swearing on her show, since it's a random choice, both celebs and viewers aren't going to know who is going to jump out from where and how would Guest is going to react to those pranks? Number five. Prepared to answer to anything you've posted online. Ellen and her staff do their research. This means before they host someone they read up on their work and their social media profiles. It's not uncommon for Ellen to ask a guest what they mean when they've posted something on social media. But here's the rub. Sometimes The Post's air from that week and other times they're years old. Ellen thinks this is a fun way to put her guests on the spot. Number six play any game you're asked to to get the air time on Ellen, you must be willing to play the game literally. Ellen entertains by having her guests play games, and even the most serious actors seem to have a good time. Some of the most popular games to be shown on air over the years include what's in the box? No or go the marshmallow game. Cut the cord and pie. Face number seven. Bring your own umbrella. This one is for the fans. Los Angeles isn't exactly known for its rainy season, but it does rain. Once in a while, though, fans will be able to stay dry once they get inside of the studio, they'll spend quite a bit of time outside. This means they need to bring their umbrellas, rain boots or whatever they need so they can stay dry. The show does say they'll do whatever they can so that fans could be comfy. Well, that means anyone who attends the show has to check the weather. Fans might also want to get to the studio extra early because rain makes L. A traffic worse. Number eight. No foul language are loud. A daytime show has certain rules, and Ellen, make sure that our guests follow them. Cursing isn't technically allowed on late night shows, although the sensors are a little lax on what they will lend won't allow on night shows. Compared to Ellen's, which is early in the day. Even the King of F bombs, Mr Samuel L. Jackson, needs to keep his potty mouth in check when he's visiting Ellen number nine. You can't know who beyond in advance. Since it's the Ellen DeGeneres Show, the studio only guarantees that she'll be there. The studio says the details of who will be a guest changes all the time. Everyone in Hollywood seems to have a packed schedule like all of us celebrities air busy and probably have to change their plants. Sounds like a good reason why this is. That means you won't find out about who you'll be seeing until the day of the show's taping. But, hey, we all know that Alan is a great talk show host. Regardless of who's there, People who get to be in the audience will still have fun and dance away with her number 10 as a stand up comedian, Ellen understands humor, but that doesn't mean that she's going to allow it to interfere with her principles. In 2011 Vince Vaughn delivered some homophobic jokes and his film The Dilemma, and Ellen wasn't having any part of it. Because of this, Alan temporarily banned him from coming onto her show Number 11. Ah, lot of dancing. Though the show seems like fun, it's still kind of a lot of work. One fan from Australia visited the show when she went to L. A and recanted her experiences, she mentioned that things in real life aren't as we all expect them to be on the show. Still, she said, it was a great experience. Overall, the thing the audience member mentioned was that she didn't expect to be on her feet this long. That's because even though not everything you see on TV Israel, something's on the show are true to life. Ah, lot of dancing's involved. Number 12. Talk about your love life Sin Sandlin knows most of her guests. She can prepare them for what she's probably going to ask, and viewers love it when she gets them to talk about dating or their latest big relationship. Everyone from Rihanna to Drew Barrymore have talked to Ellen about looking for love. In a 2018 interview very more candidly told Ellen, I heard Amy Schumer saying she met her boyfriend on there one night. I'm flying home by myself and I'm like, Screw it, I'm gonna fulfill my fantasy and go on a dating app number 13 2 week notification for special needs. Thankfully, the show tries to be accessible to everyone of special needs, however, audience members are required to let the show no of their special needs two weeks before they arrive to the show. This show emails fans when it's confirmed that they'll attend, and the staff advises that replying is the best way to make any special needs known. Considering how some places don't even try to make reasonable accommodations, it's good to know that the show does its best. That means that fans with special needs don't even have to worry about whether or not attendance is possible For them. A little notification is a big help. Number 14 Make a repeat appearance. People who Ellen Love stop by the show on the regular fan favorites are also her closest friends off camera. Naturally, her wife is on the air, but so are her best friends who visit his guests, Performers and even guest co hosts Want to know who she's closest with. Jennifer Aniston has been on the show 18 times. Pam Anderson 10 times, Oprah Winfrey 10 times and Justin Timberlake, 16 times number 15 Alan Must Like You in Real Life. Despite appearing on Ellen sitcom in the 19 nineties, Ellen and Kathy Griffith had never been besties In her book, Griffin mentions an unnamed talk show host with short blond hair who, she implies isn't very nice. Ellen bid back during a W magazine profile in US weekly and said, I know Griffin had a big thing about wanting to be on the show. She did a whole thing that I banned her from the show. I didn't ban her from the show, because first you have to be on the show to be banned. Number 16 be able to keep up with the Kardashians. Even celebrities get star struck. And for Ellen, that means the Kardashians. Before guests appear on her show. They do well to do a little reading up on the famous family. Since Elin regularly mentions and asks questions about them all the time, it's best to prepare a little something to say about Ellen's favorite celebrity family. To keep her happy and the audience entertained, Number 17 need to be in her inner circle as a part of her job, and being a veteran with over 40 years in the industry she needs to network. This means she wants to meet and get acquainted with other celebrities, and that's who she invites on her show. Interviews on her show are so much better when she's friends, or at least knows that people who she's interviewing on air. This gives her more insight and great chemistry with her guests, and usually the closer she is with the person she's interviewing, the more fun the experience is for everyone Number 18 dressed down for the show. While some guests like to dress to the nines, most guests follow her lead and dress in a business casual or casual way when they're on the show. This allows viewers yet another glimpse at the reel them and lets them be comfortable, as most people don't want to be in a sequin gown while they chat and sip their morning coffee. If the rat home or on the Ellen Show, that's our list of rules Ellen's guests have to follow. Do you think they're too strict? Let us know when the comments below Remember toe like this video and subscribe with notifications on to join the monthly giveaway. And, as always, my instagram will be in the description down below. 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