Ellen DeGeneres just announced to her staff that she plans to end her long-running daytime talk show in 2022.
Many plan the demise on the controversy about the toxic work environment on her show. Certainly, ratings have plummeted since that time.
In LA alone she lost a whopping 59% of her viewers; 40% in key markets NY and Chicago; and in S.F. she lost 50%.
Ellen explained ending the show this way: