The story executive and manager, whose purchasers consist of Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande, came to DeGeneres’ defense on social media in the course of ongoing controversy surrounding the comedian’s long-working talk present.
“Other folks take to salvage pictures. They take to learn about folks tumble. How swiftly so many fail to bear in mind. How easy it is to end soundless when it doesn’t raise out [sic] them,” Braun wrote in a Friday Instagram post. “[DeGeneres] is a form, thoughtful, plucky human being who stands for what’s factual and highlights on her present the very best of us. She has helped trade the views for equality all across the country and the arena. She doesn’t attain what’s authorized she does what’s factual.”
“As of late I’m sending relish out to her,” he added. “I know first hand how valuable she helps others each and each when we are all looking out at and when we’re now now not. @theellenshow thanks for all you attain and retain your head held high.”
“On day one in all our present, I educated each person in our first assembly that The Ellen DeGeneres Show could per chance be a group up of happiness — no one would ever elevate their swear, and each person could per chance be handled with admire,” DeGeneres wrote in the letter. “Clearly, something modified, and I am disenchanted to learn that this has now now not been the case. And for that, I am sorry … As we’ve grown exponentially, I’ve now now not been in a position to end on top of all the pieces and relied on others to attain their jobs as they knew I’d need them accomplished. Clearly some didn’t. That could now trade and I’m dedicated to creating certain this would now not occur again.”
WarnerMedia conducted its like investigation of the present’s set up of enterprise, announcing in a statement that “several staffing changes” will be undertaken “along with appropriate measures to handle the factors which were raised,” including, “We’re confident this course of action will lead us to the factual formula forward for the present.” (This statement was issued sooner than BuzzFeed’s story on the sexual misconduct allegations.)