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."
Esi 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.