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Ellen DeGeneres on her struggles with depression


Ellen DeGeneres, who announced her daytime talk show will end after its upcoming 19th season, spoke exclusively with Savannah Guthrie and opened up about struggling with anxiety and depression while also maintaining an expectation to be upbeat on her show. “When I come out here … I’m a performer and it’s easy for me to turn that on,” she said. “What’s not easy is for me to turn it on when I feel sad inside.”