"Ellen DeGeneres is a woman who can make things happen. When she decided she wanted to be on the cover of O, she pulled out all the stops (just look at her creative concepts here). It worked—for only the second time in O history, this December, I'm sharing the cover with a woman I adore." — Oprah
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Oprah Talks to Ellen
Ellen tells Oprah about her balanced life, her loving wife, and how she intends to take her new job as an American Idol judge very seriously.
Start reading, plus find out what Ellen knows for sure (she thinks)
Ellen's Quest to Be on the Cover
Ellen Makes Her Request
She sang, she danced, she stayed on hold with Harpo Studios for 11 minutes...watch a recap of Ellen's "O, Yes I Can!" campaign to share the cover of O.
Watch now, and see more mock-covers Ellen created as part of her campaign.
Oprah Surprises Ellen
Finally, Oprah called Ellen back—in the middle of a show taping!—to invite her onto the cover of O's December issue.
Blast from the Past
Ellen's O Interview with don Miguel Ruiz
Ellen has already been in O once before, when she talked to the esteemed author of a book that changed her life.
Read the complete interview here
Published on October 13, 2009
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