MAKERS Moment

Modest Start, Big Plans

Despite stumbling into comedy, DeGeneres knew from the start that she would make it big.

Tags: arts, ambitions

A Better Society A Better Society
Ellen DeGeneres
Saying "I'm Gay" Saying "I'm Gay"
Ellen DeGeneres
A TV First A TV First
Ellen DeGeneres
Deciding to Come Out Deciding to Come Out
Ellen DeGeneres
Landing "Ellen" Landing "Ellen"
Ellen DeGeneres
Funny Women Funny Women
Ellen DeGeneres
Getting on Carson Getting on Carson
Ellen DeGeneres
Making A Life As A Comedian Making A Life As A Comedian
Ellen DeGeneres