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‘The Ellen Show’ Under Investigation After Reports Of A ‘Toxic Work Environment’

By Becca Longmire. 23 secs ago Ellen DeGeneres bosses have released a statement mid-July after Buzzfeed News published a story claiming there was a “toxic” work environment on the show. Executive producers Ed Glavin, Mary Connelly and Andy Lassner told E! News they were taking the claims “very seriously,” adding in a statement, “We are truly heartbroken and sorry to learn that even one person in our production family has had a negative experience. It’s not who we are and not who we strive to be, and not the mission Ellen has set for us. “For the record, the day to day responsibility of ‘The Ellen Show’ is completely on us,” the statement read. “We take all of this very seriously and we realize, as many in the world are learning, that we need to do better, are committed to d...