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Episode List

Season 16

5 Sep. 2018
Season 16 Premiere Week: Mark Wahlberg, Rep. Beto O'Roarke and Fleetwood Mac
Actor Mark Wahlberg ("Instant Family"); Senate candidate Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D-Texas); Fleetwood Mac perform;
 
6 Sep. 2018
Season 16 Premiere Week: Anna Kendrick, Spike Lee and Laura Harrier
Actress Anna Kendrick ("A Simple Favor"); director Spike Lee and actress Laura Harrier (BlacKkKlansman (2018));
 
7 Sep. 2018
Season 16 Premiere Week: Cher
Cher (Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018), album "Dancing Queen") is interviewed and performs;
 
10 Sep. 2018
Michael Strahan, Sara Haines and John David Washington
Michael Strahan and Sarah Hines ("GMA Day"); actor John David Washington (BlacKkKlansman (2018)); 7-year-old Dalton Dailey talks about his viral video.
 
11 Sep. 2018
Heidi Klum, Olivia Munn and Melissa Etheridge
Heidi Klum ("America's Got Talent"); Olivia Munn ("The Predator"); an 18-year-old hopes to start an organization that gives college scholarships to LGBT students;
 
12 Sep. 2018
LeBron James/Channing Tatum/Naomi Osaka/Dave Matthews Band
LeBron James and Channing Tatum (Smallfoot (2018)); tennis champion Naomi Osaka; Dave Matthews Band perform; a 9-year-old hip-hop dancer whose video went viral;
 
13 Sep. 2018
Kristen Bell
Kristen Bell, Martha Trujillo and Kimberly Patel (Momsplaining with Kristen Bell (2018) and "The Good Place"); viral food critic Kalen Allen and Ellen's co-executive producer Matt Wright attend the Minnesota State Fair; a woman whose karaoke video went viral;
 
14 Sep. 2018
Colin Jost, Michael Che and Cher
Colin Jost and Michael Che (The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards (2018)); 5 Second Rule with Cher; a 7-year-old periodic table expert; a high-school principal helps students in need of a safe place to be, during peak crime hours;
 
17 Sep. 2018
Cate Blanchett/Issa Rae
Actress Cate Blanchett ("The House with a Clock in Its Walls"); actress Issa Rae ("Insecure"); a guidance counselor at a Roman Catholic high school was put on administrative leave, when school officials found out she was married to a woman; two viral video stars;
 
18 Sep. 2018
Simon Cowell/Olivia Wilde/Jason Mraz/Meghan Trainor
Simon Cowell ("America's Got Talent"); Olivia Wilde ("Life Itself"); Jason Mraz and Meghan Trainor perform; ukulele prodigy Feng E ("Asia's Got Talent");
 
19 Sep. 2018
Penelope Cruz/Carrie Underwood
Penelope Cruz ("Loving Pablo"); Carrie Underwood is interviewed and performs; food critic Kalen Allen and co-executive producer Matt Wright attend the Minnesota State Fair; stars of a viral video of a man learning his wife is having another baby;
 
20 Sep. 2018
Kate Hudson/Goldie Hawn/Colton Underwood/Death Cab for Cutie
Kate Hudson and Goldie Hawn ("Fabletics"); Colton Underwood ("The Bachelor"); Death Cab for Cutie perform; a 9-year-old viral-video hip-hop dancer;
 
21 Sep. 2018
Wanda Sykes/Beth Behrs/Bob Moses
Wanda Sykes talks about her stand-up dates; Beth Behrs ("The Neighborhood"); Bob Moses performs; magician Shin Lim ("America's Got Talent");
 
24 Sep. 2018
Benedict Cumberbatch/Cher/Yara Shahidi/Justin Willman
Actor Benedict Cumberbatch ("The Grinch"); 5 Second Rule with Cher; Yara Shahidi ("Smallfoot"); magician Justin Willman ("Magic for Humans"); drummers AtChops;
 
25 Sep. 2018
The Cast of "Modern Family"
Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, Julie Bowen, Ty Burrell, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Eric Stonestreet, Sarah Hyland, Ariel Winter, Nolan Gould and Rico Rodriguez (Modern Family (2009)).
 
26 Sep. 2018
Jennifer Hudson/Max Greenfield/The Chainsmokers/Kelsea Ballerini
Jennifer Hudson ("The Voice"); Max Greenfield ("The Neighborhood"); The Chainsmokers and Kelsea Ballerini perform; Alaya 'Lay Lay' High, the youngest rapper to sing with a major record label;
 
27 Sep. 2018
Lady Gaga
Exclusive TV interview with Lady Gaga (A Star Is Born (2018)); a former Marine who rescued six dogs locked in cages, as rising water approached, during Hurricane Florence;
 
28 Sep. 2018
Kobe Bryant, Logic and Ryan Tedder
Kobe Bryant (podcast "The Punies"); Logic and Ryan Tedder perform; season 15 "So You Think You Can Dance" top 10 perform with all-stars Lauren Froderman and Cyrus "Glitch" Spencer ("So You Think You Can Dance Live. 2018";
 
1 Oct. 2018
The Cast of 'Will & Grace'/Bob Moses
Debra Messing, Megan Mullally, Eric McCormack and Sean Hayes (Will & Grace (1998)); Bob Moses perform;
 
2 Oct. 2018
Lady Gaga/Justin Hartley
Actress Lady Gaga ("A Star Is Born"); actor Justin Hartley (This Is Us (2016));
 
3 Oct. 2018
Jamie Dornan/Busy Philipps
Actor Jamie Dornan (My Dinner with Hervé (2018)); author Busy Philipps (book, "This Will Only Hurt a Little");
 
4 Oct. 2018
Savannah Guthrie/LeBron James/Channing Tatum/Nacho Figueras/Jungle
Savannah Guthrie ("Today"); LeBron James and Channing Tatum ("Smallfoot"); polo player Nacho Figueras; Jungle perform;
 
5 Oct. 2018
The Best Moments of Season 16!
Ellen shares some of her favorite moments from Season 16 thus far, including visits from Cher, Nicki Minaj, Kate Hudson, Goldie Hawn and Kristen Bell; an inspiring story of a former Marine who rescued abandoned dogs; the cast of "Modern Family";
 
8 Oct. 2018
Jennifer Garner/Kacey Musgraves
Actress Jennifer Garner ("Camping"); Kacey Musgraves is interviewed and performs; 10- and 16-year-old dancing sisters; a viral-video, piano-playing pizza delivery guy;
 
9 Oct. 2018
Jenna Fischer/Simon Cowell/Nicole Maines/Hozier & Mavis Staples
Actress Jenna Fischer ("Splitting Up Together"); TV personality Simon Cowell; actress Nicole Maines ("Supergirl"); Hozier and Mavis Staples perform;
 
10 Oct. 2018
Melissa McCarthy and Billie Eilish
Melissa McCarthy ("Can You Ever Forgive Me?"); Mary Halsey covers the 2018 American Music Awards as Ellen's correspondent; Billie Eilish performs.
 
11 Oct. 2018
Dakota Johnson/Ken Jeong/Chvrches
Actress Dakota Johnson ("Suspira" and "Bad times at the El Royale"); actor Ken Jeong ("Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween"); Chvrches perform;
 
12 Oct. 2018
Ryan Gosling/Lenny Kravitz
Actor Ryan Gosling ("First Man"); Lenny Kravitz performs;
 
15 Oct. 2018
Kunal Nayyar/Ellie Kemper/Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Actor Kunal Nayyar ("The Big Bang Theory"); author Ellie Kemper (book, "My Squirrel Days"); the Wild Bears soccer team and their coach, from Chiang Ral, Thailand, who were trapped in a cave for 18 days;
 
16 Oct. 2018
Keira Knightley/Kathryn Hahn/Old Dominion
Actress Keira Knightley ("The Nutcracker and the Four Realms"); actress Kathryn Hahn ("Private Life"); professional gamer Tyler "Ninja" Blevins livestreams "Fortnight" from his home; Old Dominion perform; a 10-year-old viral video singer;
 
17 Oct. 2018
Maya Rudolph/Bazzi
Actress Maya Rudolph ("Forever"); Bazzi performs; a high school dance team and their assistant principal perform;
 
18 Oct. 2018
Chelsea Handler/Simon Cowell
Comic Chelsea Handler; "Ellen's Burning Questions" with Simon Cowell; lifestyle expert Kym Douglas;
 
19 Oct. 2018
Jonah Hill/Whitney Cummings
Director Jonah Hill (Mid90s (2018)); Whitney Cummings (audiobook, "I'm Fine - and Other Lies");
 
22 Oct. 2018
Sarah Silverman/Jon Dorenbos
Sarah Silverman ("I Love You, America" and "Ralph Breaks the Internet"); Ellen and Jon Dorenbos surprise an autistic man, who is an ambassador for the Philadelphia Eagles Autism Challenge;
 
23 Oct. 2018
Ellen Pompeo/Demetri Martin
Actress Ellen Pompeo ("Grey's Anatomy"); comic Demetri Martin ("Demetri Martin: The Overthinker") performs stand-up comedy; the soccer team, that was trapped in a cave for 18 days, practices with the LA Galaxy; a 10-year-old who wants to be an umpire;
 
24 Oct. 2018
Jason Sudeikis/Lauren Daigle
Jason Sudeikis ("Jason Sudeikis and Friends Present the 2nd Annual Thundergong: A Benefit Concert for Steps of Faith Foundation"); Lauren Daigle performs;
 
25 Oct. 2018
Sean "Diddy" Combs/Chrissy Teigen
Rapper Sean 'Diddy' Combs; Chrissy Teigen and Andy Lassner brave a haunted house; members of the WAFFLE dance crew perform;
 
29 Oct. 2018
David Spade
David Spade (audiobook "A Polaroid Guy in a Snapchat World"); singer Marcelito Pomoy;
 
30 Oct. 2018
Nicole Kidman/Lucas Hedges/Troye Sivan
Nicole Kidman and Lucas Hedges (Boy Erased (2018)); Troye Sivan is interviewed and performs; a woman who is credited for stopping a potential mass school shooting, after insisting police investigate a racially-motivated Facebook message she received;
 
31 Oct. 2018
Ellen's Halloween Show #2
Halloween show; Rebel Wilson ("Isn't It Romantic");
 
1 Nov. 2018
Rami Malek
Rami Malek ("Bohemian Rhapsody"); a 6-year-old geography expert;
 
2 Nov. 2018
Sean Hayes
Sean Hayes (children's book, "Plum"); Fatima Ali ("Top Chef") discusses her Ewing's sarcoma; an 8-year-old pop-and-lock dancer;
 
5 Nov. 2018
Blake Shelton/Joel Edgerton
Blake Shelton (The Voice (2011)); actor/director Joel Edgerton (Boy Erased (2018)); a 6-year-old and her father perform a song; Ellen has a surprise for a high-school assistant principal who stars in a viral video;
 
6 Nov. 2018
Eddie Redmayne/Damon Wayans Jr.
Actor Eddie Redmayne (Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018)); actor Damon Wayans Jr. (Happy Together (2018)); an 8-year-old presidential expert; a man who made a viral video of himself dancing to a Michael Jackson song;
 
7 Nov. 2018
Octavia Spencer/Ariana Grande
Actress Octavia Spencer ("Instant Family"); Average Andy meets the Los Angeles Rams Cheerleaders; Ariana Grande performs;
 
8 Nov. 2018
Leah Remini
Leah Remini (Second Act (2018)); drummers Timothy Fletcher and Malik Perry perform; a pair chat about a viral video of them saving a giant humpback whale from a fishing net;
 
9 Nov. 2018
Judge Judy Sheindlin and Pharrell Williams
Judy Sheindlin ("Judge Judy"); Pharrell Williams ("The Grinch"); a 9-year-old girl, who has survived brain cancer, hydrocephalus, cardiac arrest and a coma;
 
12 Nov. 2018
Mandy Moore and Travis Scott
Mandy Moore ("This Is Us"); Travis Scott is interviewed and performs; Ellen has a big surprise for a single mother, who runs a self-funded program for at-risk youth;
 
13 Nov. 2018
Mark Wahlberg and Tig Notaro
Mark Wahlberg and Tig Notaro ("Instant Family"); a young viral-video star and her adoptive parents;
 
14 Nov. 2018
Connie Britton
Connie Britton (Dirty John (2018)); a 9-year-old rapper tests some of the hottest toys of the year and performs; a Powerball winner tells how she plans to use the money.
 
15 Nov. 2018
Michelle Obama
An hour-long interview with former first lady Michelle Obama to chat about her upcoming memoir, "Becoming"; Ellen and Michelle show up at an unusual location for an impromptu book-signing.
 
16 Nov. 2018
Adam Levine and Dwayne Johnson
Adam Levine ("The Voice"); Average Andy competes on the game show, The Titan Games (2019), with host Dwayne Johnson; a 6-year-old periodic table expert;