Over the years, there have been a number of talk show hosts who have moved the world in their own way, and then there was Ellen. You have to admit she has carved out quite a niche for herself, she’s no Oprah, but heaven knows she doesn’t have to be, Ellen DeGeneres’s height in the industry is more than commendable.
Before we get down to the essentials of the day, namely Ellen DeGeneres height, weight, and body measurements, let’s have a few facts about the TV show’s hostess.
She was born on January 26, 1958, in Metairie, Louisiana, as Ellen Lee DeGeneres. Although she was born and raised in the USA, the star is of French, Irish, English, and German descent.
You could say that Ellen took the bad situation that was her life and channeled that pain to make something of herself. As a result of the separation of her parents, the Star moved with her mother to Texas. While her mother was in treatment for breast cancer, she was molested by her stepfather.
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We have heard about our fair share of celebrity odd jobs before her rise to fame, Ellen has a pretty big portfolio. The host of the talk show was a college dropout who waited tables, stole oysters, worked as a bartender, painted houses, and worked as a legal secretary. She even worked as a vacuum cleaner saleswoman.
Ellen DeGeneres, size one…
She was obviously destined for her given profession, because only one year after she started her stand-up comedy career, Showtime named her ‘Funniest Person in America’.
Here’s one of the reasons why we think Ellen is just fantastic, the star has named a ride at Disneyland after her. So the next time you want to get inside Ellen’s head, check out how it’s going up there and make your way to Disneyland.
Turns out Ellen wasn’t even the fun one in her family, her brother was. We all know that comedy usually comes from pain, she developed her funny side to get herself through the hard times she’s been through.
Before she decorated our screens as Ellen DeGeneres, she played in her own sitcom called Ellen. The show was aired for 4 years.
Well, that’s enough about them on this front, let’s move on to the issue at hand, starting with Ellen DeGeneres’s height.
Ellen DeGeneres Height
Well, we can say this with certainty, she stands more than a few inches taller than the average American female height of 5 feet 4 inches at 5 feet 7.5 inches high, which would definitely make Ellen one of those people who is actually taller than she looks. When she once talked about her age, she said exactly that.
I’m two feet and eight inches soaking wet, but on TV I look five feet tall. I read that you shrink with age, so in 20 years I won’t be visible in front of the camera. She also said on her talk show: “I am 1.70 meters tall.
Ellen DeGeneres weight
It is not really on the big side and this is clearly shown because the star weighs 59 kilograms. So how does this star keep her weight in check? Well, first of all, she eats very healthy; Ellen is a vegan, an ethical vegan, but still a vegan and you know that most of her meals, if not all, are on the healthy side.
It’s not just healthy eating, the star also trains regularly. We all know how much she loves dancing, so she incorporates it into her regular routine, she also does a lot of yoga to keep herself limber for the dance floor. That’s basically all she does, there is no crazy gym-filled routine in the mix.
Ellen DeGeneres Body Measurements
In addition to Ellen DeGeneres’s height and weight, here is a summary of her body measurements.
Height: 5 feet 7 inches
Weight: 59 kilograms
Dress size: 4
Body shape: Banana
chest size: 34 inch
waist size: 26 inch
hips size: 35 inch
Shoe/feet: 8 US, 38-39 EU, 6 UK