The talk show Queen Ellen DeGeneres has revealed that she will be
the new face of CoverGirl on Tuesday's The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
She said that they were going to announce it officially in January,
but somehow people found out about it. The comedienne, who married
to Portia de Rossi in August, has denied the pregnancy rumours.
"You know how I always like to share what's going on in my life
with you all, and I was going to give you some news and,
unfortunately, rumors started circulating all over the Internet," sources quoted her saying.
"I am here to set the record straight right now. I am not
pregnant. It just turned out to be a bump. I went and had it
checked out," she wisecracks," she joked. She added, “ I am the new
face of CoverGirl."
Eggleston Bracey, general manager, of P&G Beauty said, "Ellen
is the quintessential CoverGirl She is smart, confident, natural,
and beautiful from the inside out. Her beauty and down-to-earth
personality fit perfectly with what CoverGirl represents."
Ellen is very excited and said, "I'm honored and the photo shoot
was easy, breezy, beautiful CoverGirl."
DeGeneres will specifically represent a new line called Simply
Ageless. She is said to be earning as in excess of $1 million for
the gig. Cover Girl faces list includes Christie Brinkley, Faith
Hill, Queen Latifah, Rihanna and Drew Barrymore.