Season 2 Episodes

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Garry Shandling/Aisha Tyler

Season 2, Episode 2181 - Air Date: 6/10/2005
Actor Garry Shandling; actress Aisha Tyler.
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Kevin James/Shannen Doherty

Season 2, Episode 2180 - Air Date: 6/9/2005
Actor and comedian Kevin James (King of Queens); Actress Shannen Doherty (Beverly Hills, 90210; Charmed); plus Ellen gives birthing tips to an expectant viewer.
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Russell Crowe/Carrie Underwood/Black Eyed Peas

Season 2, Episode 2179 - Air Date: 6/8/2005
Academy Award winner Russell Crowe; ""American Idol"" winner Carrie Underwood; musical performance by the Black Eyed Peas; plus actress Constance Marie from ""George Lopez"".
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Usher/Dennis Fraz/Mo'Nique

Season 2, Episode 2178 - Air Date: 6/7/2005
Ellen welcomes musical sensation Usher. The Lakers Girls are on trial in Ellen's Dance Court. Actor Dennis Franz (NYPD Blue); Comedian Mo'Nique.
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Charlie Sheen/Jennifer Coolidge

Season 2, Episode 2176 - Air Date: 6/6/2005
Actor Charlie Sheen (""Two and a Half Men""); Actress Jennifer Coolidge (""Joey""); Country cook Hazel Smith.
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Kiefer Sutherland/Poppy Montgomery

Season 2, Episode 2175 - Air Date: 6/3/2005
Kiefer Sutherland, ""24""; Poppy Montgomery, ""Without a Trace""; Eleen visits the Psychic Eye Bookstore.
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Susan Lucci/Tara Reid

Season 2, Episode 2174 - Air Date: 6/2/2005
Daytime diva Susan Lucci, ""All My Children""; Tara Reid talks about dating; 5-year old Crue Farris talks about saving his dad's life.
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Minnie Driver; Treat Williams

Season 2, Episode 2173 - Air Date: 6/1/2005
Minnie Driver performs songs from her new CD ""Everything I've Got In My pocket""; ""Everwood"" star Treat Williams.
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Dustin Hoffman/Carmen Electra

Season 2, Episode 2172 - Air Date: 5/31/2005
Academy Award winner Dustin Hoffman; Carmen Electra gives Ellen instructions on striptease aerobics; Bad gifts people have received.
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Matt Lauer/Lee Ann Womack

Season 2, Episode 166 - Air Date: 5/30/2005
Matt Lauer makes his first appearance and plays ""Where in L.A. are Matt and Ellen?"" Lee Ann Womack performs ""He Oughta Know By Now"".
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Marcia Cross/Carson Daly

Season 2, Episode 165 - Air Date: 5/20/2005
MARCIA CROSS sings and talks about how she almost ended up with a different role on ""Desperate Housewives.
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Ray Romano/James Denton

Season 2, Episode 164 - Air Date: 5/19/2005
RAY ROMANO gives us a peek at his adolescent years and his twin boys show off their acting talents! From ""Desperate Housewives,"" actor JAMES DENTON talks about the recent rumors from the set.
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Gwen Stefani/Eve/Wanda Sykes/Kirstie Alley

Season 2, Episode 163 - Air Date: 5/18/2005
""Wednesday in the Park with Ellen"" courtesy of our friends at Old Navy! Our biggest show yet -- and it's all outside!
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Britney Spears and Kevin Federline

Season 2, Episode 162 - Air Date: 5/17/2005
An Ellen exclusive! Pop star BRITNEY SPEARS and husband KEVIN FEDERLINE give their first TV interview together!
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Jennifer Lopez/ Anthony Fadarov

Season 2, Episode 161 - Air Date: 5/16/2005
JENNIFER LOPEZ is in our studio for the first time! She talks about her husband, Marc Anthony and cooks her favorite dish for Ellen!
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Mariah Carey/Taye Diggs

Season 2, Episode 160 - Air Date: 5/13/2005
MARIAH CAREY is here for the first time, talking with Ellen and singing her new hit! TAYE DIGGS (""Kevin Hill"") joins the fun.
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Matt LeBlanc

Season 2, Episode 159 - Air Date: 5/12/2005
MATT LEBLANC (""Joey"") races Ellen on lawnmowers in the backyard! Will he play Mystery Word? DOUG SAVANT (""DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES"") joins in the fun.
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Simon Cowell

Season 2, Episode 158 - Air Date: 5/11/2005
SIMON COWELL (""American Idol"") gives us the inside scoop on ""Idol"" and plays ""Celebrity"" with Ellen.
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Martin Short/Ellen Pompeo

Season 2, Episode 157 - Air Date: 5/10/2005
MARTIN SHORT brings a ""Bad Acting Clip"" and a ""Bad School Photo!"" Then, he and Ellen go to the backyard and chat in the hammock.
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Felicity Huffman/Neil Diamond/Scott Savol

Season 2, Episode 156 - Air Date: 5/9/2005
NEIL DIAMOND receives custom underwear from Ellen and sings ""Coming to America"" and ""Cherry Cherry.
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Paris Hilton/Kathy Hilton/Mekhi Phifer/ Rhoda Phifer

Season 2, Episode 155 - Air Date: 5/6/2005
One of our biggest shows ever!! Ellen surprises an audience full of Moms with a huge gift! PARIS HILTON and her Mom play a game against Ellen and her Mama!
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Brendan Fraser

Season 2, Episode 154 - Air Date: 5/5/2005
We celebrate CINCO DE MAYO in our backyard! BRENDAN FRASER shows his BAD ACTING CLIP and heads to the backyard and dives on our slip 'n slide.
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Matt Dillon/Betty White

Season 2, Episode 153 - Air Date: 5/4/2005
MATT DILLON and BETTY WHITE are here! Ellen tests Betty's ""Golden Girls""memory with ""WHAT'S MY NEXT LINE.
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Jay Leno/Jamie Lynn Spears

Season 2, Episode 152 - Air Date: 5/3/2005
JAY LENO drops by and shows Ellen his BAD ACTING CLIP. Jamie Lynn Spears talks about her sister, Britney, and shows off her gymnastic skills in the backyard.
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Eric McCormack/Constantine Maroulis

Season 2, Episode 151 - Air Date: 5/2/2005
ERIC McCORMACK (""Will & Grace"") arrives wearing only his underwear, shows a BAD ACTING CLIP, and plays badminton in our backyard against Ellen.
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Eric McCormack/Ty Pennington

Season 2, Episode 150 - Air Date: 4/29/2005
""Will & Grace's"" ERIC McCORMACK pops by for a visit. TY PENNINGTON and Ellen reveal her new Riff-Raff room and invite the audience to check it out!
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Owen Wilson/Vince Vaughn

Season 2, Episode 149 - Air Date: 4/28/2005
Two shows in 1 hour -- we do one show, then start all over again and do a second show! That means 2 monologues, 2 dances, and 2 big stars: VINCE VAUGHN & OWEN WILSON!
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Penny Marshall/Rob Morrow/Ellie Lawson/John Moceo

Season 2, Episode 148 - Air Date: 4/27/2005
PENNY MARSHALL sings! Watch her rerecord our theme song! The star of the new TV show, Numb3rs,"" ROB MORROW is here.
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Jason Alexander/Amy Yasbeck/Kenny Loggins/Jim Messina

Season 2, Episode 147 - Air Date: 4/26/2005
Actor JASON ALEXANDER and Ellen take a dip in our new Jacuzzi! After 25 years, Kenny LOGGINS and Jim MESSINA reunite to perform their legendary song ""Your Mama Don't Dance,"" plus they make a surprise announcement.
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Anjelica Huston/Rob Thomas/Nadia Turner

Season 2, Episode 146 - Air Date: 4/25/2005
ANJELICA HUSTON shows her early modeling photos and you won't ""Believe"" what music icon she looks like.
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Ryan Seacrest/Fran Drescher

Season 2, Episode 145 - Air Date: 4/15/2005
RYAN SEACREST gives us the scoop on the remaining ""American Idol"" finalists and a look at his early years!
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Anthony Anderson/Maura Tierney

Season 2, Episode 144 - Air Date: 4/14/2005
MATTHEW McCONAUGHEY (""Sahara"") gives Ellen a taste of his dancing and BBQ-ing skills! Actress MAURA TIERNEY talks about the season finale of ""ER.
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Pamela Anderson/Anthony Anderson

Season 2, Episode 143 - Air Date: 4/13/2005
PAMELA ANDERSON (""Stacked"") and Ellen play ""COSMO OR NOT?"" in our audience! ANTHONY ANDERSON (""The Shield"") enters our ""BAD SCHOOL PHOTO TOURNAMENT.
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Tom Selleck/Wendie Malick/Hall & Oates

Season 2, Episode 142 - Air Date: 4/12/2005
Ellen tests TOM SELLECK'S memory of ""Magnum P.I."" with a game of ""What's My Next Line?"" WENDIE MALICK talks about her new show, ""Jake In Progress.
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Brittany Murphy/Eric Idle/Ringside

Season 2, Episode 141 - Air Date: 4/11/2005
Last time BRITTANY MURPHY said she started talking at four-and-a-half months old -- now she's back and taking the witness stand (with the help of her Mom and Aunt) to defend her claim.
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Whoopi Goldberg/Regina King

Season 2, Episode 140 - Air Date: 4/8/2005
The hilarious WHOOPI GOLDBERG (""Back to Broadway -- The 20th Anniversary"") is here! REGINA KING (""Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous"") talks about working with Jamie Foxx and Sandra Bullock.
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Kevin Costner/Michael Clarke Duncan

Season 2, Episode 139 - Air Date: 4/7/2005
Actor/director KEVIN COSTNER (""The Upside of Anger"") visits with Ellen for the first time. MICHAEL CLARKE DUNCAN talks about teaming up again with Bruce Willis in his new movie ""Sin City.
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Cynthia Nixon/John Spencer/Al Green

Season 2, Episode 138 - Air Date: 4/6/2005
CYNTHIA NIXON (""Warm Springs"") talks about life after ""Sex and the City."" JOHN SPENCER gives us the scoop on the season finale of ""The West Wing.
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Kenneth Branagh/Lisa Marie Presley

Season 2, Episode 137 - Air Date: 4/5/2005
Actor KENNETH BRANAGH (""Warm Springs"") joins Ellen and plays a game in our audience. LISA MARIE PRESLEY clears the air about the future of Graceland and performs ""Dirty Laundry,"" from her new CD, ""Now What.
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Queen Latifah/Tim Daly

Season 2, Episode 136 - Air Date: 4/4/2005
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Bernie Mac/Reba McEntire/Sum 41

Season 2, Episode 135 - Air Date: 3/25/2005
The hilarious BERNIE MAC chats with Ellen. REBA McENTIRE (""Reba"") gives Ellen a makeover. SUM 41 performs ""Pieces"" from their new CD ""Chuck,"" and our latest ""CELEBRITY PETS.
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Sandra Bullock/Chris Kattan (300th Episode)

Season 2, Episode 134 - Air Date: 3/24/2005
See our best highlights and our viewers' choice of favorite moments! SANDRA BULLOCK brings Ellen a 300th show surprise and CHRIS KATTAN stops by!
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Elijah Wood/Florence Henderson

Season 2, Episode 133 - Air Date: 3/23/2005
ELIJAH WOOD (""Sin City"") is here and gives us a look as his early acting days! Ellen gives TV icon FLORENCE HENDERSON a dancing tour of the studio.
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Ashton Kutcher/Julie Bowen/Fantasia Burino/Fan Yang

Season 2, Episode 132 - Air Date: 3/22/2005
ASHTON KUTCHER (""Guess Who"") talks about the rumor that Demi Moore is pregnant and his relationship with Bruce Willis.
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Andie MacDowell/Mike O'Malley

Season 2, Episode 131 - Air Date: 3/21/2005
ANDIE MACDOWELL (""Beauty Shop"") tries harder than any guest to play ""MYSTERY WORD"" with Ellen! MIKE O'MALLEY (""Yes, Dear"") makes good on his promise and comes clean about one of his most embarrassing moments.
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Adrien Brody/Sherri Shepherd

Season 2, Episode 130 - Air Date: 3/18/2005
Academy Award winner ADRIEN BRODY (""The Jacket"") brings his very own ""celebrity pet,"" Ceelo. The hilarious SHERRI SHEPHERD (""Beauty Shop"") is here.
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John Stamos/Christina Milian

Season 2, Episode 129 - Air Date: 3/17/2005
JOHN STAMOS (""Jake in Progress"") and CHRISTINA MILIAN (""Be Cool"") will be here to help us celebrate.
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Kelsey Grammer/Brian Williams

Season 2, Episode 128 - Air Date: 3/16/2005
KELSEY GRAMMER (""The Sketch Show"") did a headstand last time he was here. How will he top that? Anchorman BRIAN WILLIAMS (""NBC Nightly News"") reveals his lighter side and plays a game in the audience.
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Glenn Close/Kevin Pollak/Tori Amos

Season 2, Episode 127 - Air Date: 3/15/2005
The one and only GLENN CLOSE is here! Actor KEVIN POLLAK (""Hostage"") teaches Ellen some of his best impersonations.
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Michael Chiklis/Gavin DeGraw/Kristin Bell

Season 2, Episode 126 - Air Date: 3/14/2005
MICHAEL CHIKLIS (""The Shield"") joins Ellen and plays ""Just The Facts Ma'am"" with a lucky audience member.
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Barry Manilow/Maria Bello

Season 2, Episode 125 - Air Date: 3/11/2005
BARRY MANILOW performs ""Could this be Magic"" and ""Sweet Heaven."" Then, for ""HAVE HOUSTON DO IT FOR SOMEONE YOU LOVE,"" Barry plays as Houston sings Whitney Houston's ""I Will Always Love You"" (while dressed as a ladybug!
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Mel Gibson/Joan Allen

Season 2, Episode 124 - Air Date: 3/10/2005
MEL GIBSON (""The Passion Recut"") talks about buying an entire island for himself in Fiji, then tests audience members on their ""MEL I.
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Penélope Cruz/Carson Daly/Chelsea Dock

Season 2, Episode 123 - Air Date: 3/9/2005
PENELOPE CRUZ (""Don't Move"") visits and shares her Oscar story. CARSON DALY (""Last Call with Carson Daly"") compares notes on hosting with Ellen.
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Bruce Willis/Constance Marie

Season 2, Episode 122 - Air Date: 3/8/2005
BRUCE WILLIS opens up about his family and his relationship with Ashton Kutcher, then plays a ""BRUCE WILLIS TRIVIA"" game with the audience!
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The Rock/Vanessa Marcil

Season 2, Episode 121 - Air Date: 3/7/2005
DWAYNE ""THE ROCK"" JOHNSON (""Be Cool"") stuffs his face when Ellen flies in his favorite dessert. VANESSA MARCIL (""Las Vegas"") surprises her co-star James Caan by calling him at home.
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Vin Diesel/3 Doors Down/Annasophia Robb

Season 2, Episode 120 - Air Date: 3/4/2005
VIN DIESEL (""The Pacifier"") shows Ellen how to be a bouncer in New York City. 3 DOORS DOWN plays their latest hit ""Let Me Go"" from their #1 CD ""Seventeen Days.
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Jennifer Love Hewitt/Gerard Butler/Austin Preiss

Season 2, Episode 119 - Air Date: 3/3/2005
JENNIFER LOVE HEWITT (""Confessions of a Sociopathic Social Climber"") plays Mystery Word with Ellen.
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John Travolta/Faye Dunaway

Season 2, Episode 118 - Air Date: 3/2/2005
JOHN TRAVOLTA (""Be Cool"") and Ellen challenge three audience members to ""Dance like John Travolta.
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Vince Vaughn/Miss Elliott

Season 2, Episode 117 - Air Date: 3/1/2005
VINCE VAUGHN (""Be Cool"") and Ellen host a Dance-Off between two audience members! Hip-hop star MISSY ELLIOTT talks about her ""Road To Stardom"" and Ellen reveals her different looks along the way!
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Diane Sawyer/Jeffrey Tambor

Season 2, Episode 116 - Air Date: 2/28/2005
DIANE SAWYER reveals embarrassing old photos and you will not believe her hair! Ellen surprises JEFFREY TAMBOR (""Arrested Development"") with a new place to live… backstage at the show!
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Brad Garrett/Luke Perry/Jennie Garth

Season 2, Episode 115 - Air Date: 2/25/2005
BRAD GARRETT provides the funny finale to ""Everybody Loves Raymond"" week. Also, it's a ""90210"" reunion with LUKE PERRY and JENNIE GARTH (""What I Like About You"").
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Bob Newhart/Sean Hayes

Season 2, Episode 114 - Air Date: 2/24/2005
It's Chicago in LA!! Houston brings a whole audience of Chicagoans to Ellen! Joining the fun are Chicago's favorite sons BOB NEWHART and SEAN HAYES (""Will and Grace""), who'll talk about Chicago foods and why the windy city's his favorite city.
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Patricia Heaton/Benjamin McKenzie

Season 2, Episode 113 - Air Date: 2/23/2005
PATRICIA HEATON brings embarrassing outtakes from ""Everybody Loves Raymond."" Resident heartthrob BENJAMIN MCKENZIE tells us what life is really like in ""The O.
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Chris Rock/Peter Boyle

Season 2, Episode 112 - Air Date: 2/22/2005
Ellen helps CHRIS ROCK prepare for his big night hosting the Oscars! PETER BOYLE shows us hilarious outtakes from ""Everybody Loves Raymond.
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Ray Romano/Nicole Richie/Jesse McCartney

Season 2, Episode 111 - Air Date: 2/21/2005
Ellen loves Raymond! RAY ROMANO asks the audience to vote: keep the beard or shave it? NICOLE RICHIE (""The Simple Life"") talks about her engagement and shows her ring!
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Nicolette Sheridan/Jamie Kennedy

Season 2, Episode 110 - Air Date: 2/18/2005
She keeps the women of Wisteria Lane on their toes, and now actress NICOLLETTE SHERIDAN (""Desperate Housewives"") is making her first neighborly visit to Ellen.
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Noah Wylie/Sean Astin

Season 2, Episode 109 - Air Date: 2/17/2005
Is there a doctor in the house? Maybe not, but NOAH WYLE plays one on the hit show ""ER.' HOUSTON continues his travels and is live from the Chicago Auto Show.
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Simon Cowell/Emily Procter

Season 2, Episode 108 - Air Date: 2/16/2005
You never know what he's going to say! SIMON COWELL (""American Idol"") visits with Ellen and shares his feelings about this season's contestants.
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Dennis Franz/Mo'Nique

Season 2, Episode 107 - Air Date: 2/15/2005
He's been playing Det. Sipowicz for 12 years, and now DENNIS FRANZ talks about the last year of ""NYPD Blue.
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Allison Janney/Laura Linney/Loretta Lynn

Season 2, Episode 106 - Air Date: 2/14/2005
ALLISON JANNEY (""The West Wing"") is back -- so what will she do this time? Also, Ellen's in the kitchen with country superstar LORETTA LYNN.
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William Shatner/Avril Lavigne/Rosie Perez

Season 2, Episode 105 - Air Date: 2/11/2005
The one-and-only WILLIAM SHATNER (""Boston Legal"") joins Ellen. AVRIL LAVIGNE performs a hit song from her CD ""Under My Skin.
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Debra Messing/Rod Stewart/Jeffrey Tambor

Season 2, Episode 104 - Air Date: 2/10/2005
DEBRA MESSING (""Will & Grace"") drops in to talk about her new movie, ""The Wedding Date."" Ellen and ROD STEWART fill in for ""Have Houston Do It For Someone You Love"" and surprise a viewer!
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Tina Turner/Martin Sheen

Season 2, Episode 103 - Air Date: 2/9/2005
She's simply the best, and she's here! TINA TURNER talks to Ellen about her legendary career and performs ""Proud Mary"" and her new single ""Open Arms.
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Lauren Graham/Alex Trebek/Christian Delpech

Season 2, Episode 102 - Air Date: 2/8/2005
It's a Mardi Gras celebration! LAUREN GRAHAM (""Gilmore Girls"") stops by. Ellen phrases her questions in the form of an answer for ""Jeopardy!
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Leah Remini/Ashanti

Season 2, Episode 101 - Air Date: 2/7/2005
LEAH REMINI (""The King of Queens"") is here and ready to take on Ellen in a karaoke battle of the stars!
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Cate Blanchett

Season 2, Episode 100 - Air Date: 2/4/2005
Academy Award nominee CATE BLANCHETT is here to talk about her high-flying movie, ""The Aviator."" Plus, more ""Celebrity Babies!
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Kiefer Sutherland/Vanessa Marcil/Wilma McNabb

Season 2, Episode 99 - Air Date: 2/3/2005
KIEFER SUTHERLAND visits to reveal secrets about the new season of his hit drama ""24."" From NBC's ""Las Vegas,"" actress VANESSA MARCIL.
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Garry Shandling/Aisha Tyler/Houston

Season 2, Episode 98 - Air Date: 2/2/2005
The hilarious GARRY SHANDLING joins Ellen. From ""CSI"" and ""24,"" AISHA TYLER drops by. And we check in with HOUSTON and our Roving Reporter MORGAN, who are on the road headed to the Super Bowl.
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Amy Brenneman/Faith Ford/Betty Erickson

Season 2, Episode 97 - Air Date: 2/1/2005
All rise, the honorable AMY BRENNEMAN (""Judging Amy"") is here. From ""Hope & Faith,"" actress FAITH FORD.
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Susan Lucci/Tara Reid

Season 2, Episode 96 - Air Date: 1/31/2005
From Pine Valley, Ellen welcomes daytime diva SUSAN LUCCI (""All My Children""). TARA REID chats about her new thriller, ""Alone in the Dark.
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Bonnie Hunt/Kelly Clarkson

Season 2, Episode 95 - Air Date: 1/28/2005
The hilarious BONNIE HUNT is back. America's first ""American Idol,"" KELLY CLARKSON, performs ""Since U Been Gone "" from her new hit album ""Breakaway.
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Paul Reiser/Helen Hunt/Elisabeth Shue

Season 2, Episode 94 - Air Date: 1/27/2005
The ultimate party-girl, PARIS HILTON, is here to help Ellen celebrate. Then CIARA keeps the party going with a performance of her #1 hit single, ""1, 2, Step.
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Paris Hilton/Ciara

Season 2, Episode 93 - Air Date: 1/26/2005
Paris Hilton; Ciara performs.
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Ice Cube/Jen Schefft

Season 2, Episode 92 - Air Date: 1/25/2005
From NY to DC, JIMMY SMITS talks about joining the cast of ""The West Wing."" JOAN LUNDEN gives Ellen the scoop on her new reality show, ""Wickedly Perfect.
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Jimmy Smits/Joan Lunden

Season 2, Episode 91 - Air Date: 1/24/2005
From NY to DC, JIMMY SMITS talks about joining the cast of ""The West Wing."" JOAN LUNDEN gives Ellen the scoop on her new reality show, ""Wickedly Perfect.
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Minnie Driver/Treat Williams

Season 2, Episode 90 - Air Date: 1/21/2005
The multi-talented MINNIE DRIVER visits. Minnie chats about her new movie (""Phantom of the Opera"") and performs ""Invisible Girl"" from her debut album, ""Everything I've Got In My Pocket.
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Barry Manilow/Maria Bello

Season 2, Episode 89 - Air Date: 3/11/2005
He's back! Music icon BARRY MANILOW returns to perform some of his favorites for Ellen. Also, actress MARIA BELLO talks about her new action-thriller ""Assault on Precinct 13.
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Susan Sarahdon/Wyclef Jean/Enrique Murciano

Season 2, Episode 88 - Air Date: 1/19/2005
Academy award winner SUSAN SARANDON is here. Also, an amazing performance from WYCLEF JEAN and the AFRICAN CHILDREN'S CHOIR, singing their Golden Globe-nominated theme song, ""Million Voices"" from the movie ""Hotel Rwanda.
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Topher Grace/Evangeline Lilly

Season 2, Episode 87 - Air Date: 1/18/2005
From ""That ‘70s Show,"" TOPHER GRACE visits to chat about his new movie ""In Good Company."" We've got the Golden Globes red carpet report from our own Charlotte ""KITTY"" Pope.
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Ryan Seacrest/JoJo/James Denton

Season 2, Episode 86 - Air Date: 1/17/2005
RYAN SEACREST is here to talk about the twists for the new season of ""American Idol."" Teenage pop sensation JOJO drops by to perform her new single, ""Baby It's You"" and her #1 hit, ""Leave (Get Out).
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Michael Keaton/Oliver Platt/John Legend

Season 2, Episode 85 - Air Date: 1/14/2005
MICHAEL KEATON stops by to tell Ellen all about his scary new movie ""White Noise."" OLIVER PLATT tells Ellen about his new TV show ""Huff.
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Steve Harvey/Jennifer Lopez

Season 2, Episode 84 - Air Date: 1/13/2005
The hilarious STEVE HARVEY (""Steve Harvey's Big Time"") drops by. And Ellen dances with JENNIFER LOPEZ on the set of her new video.
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Scarlett Johansson/Carl Reiner

Season 2, Episode 83 - Air Date: 1/12/2005
Actress SCARLETT JOHANSSON chats with Ellen about her two new films (""A Love Song For Bobby Long"" & ""In Good Company"").
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Don Cheadle/Betty White/Kratt Brothers

Season 2, Episode 82 - Air Date: 1/11/2005
Golden Globe nominee DON CHEADLE talks about his bold new movie, ""Hotel Rwanda."" Ellen welcomes back the legendary BETTY WHITE (""Boston Legal"").
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Nicole Kidman/Jimmy Buffett

Season 2, Episode 81 - Air Date: 1/10/2005
Glamour alert! It's a visit from Oscar winner NICOLE KIDMAN. Plus, calling all Parrot-heads, the one-and-only JIMMY BUFFETT sails in to perform his hit ""Margaritaville"" and chat about his new book ""A Salty Piece of Land.
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Dennis Quaid/Jill Hennessy

Season 2, Episode 80 - Air Date: 1/7/2005
DENNIS QUAID (""Flight of the Phoenix"") chats with Ellen. The star of the NBC drama ""Crossing Jordan,"" actress JILL HENNESSY.
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Jeff Goldblum/Kimberley Locke/Emma Roberts

Season 2, Episode 79 - Air Date: 1/6/2005
From the new film ""The Life Aquatic,"" actor JEFF GOLDBLUM. Former ""American Idol"" star KIMBERLEY LOCKE performs ""You've Changed"" from her CD ""One Love.
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Jimmy Smits/Laura Prepon

Season 2, Episode 78 - Air Date: 1/5/2005
Please let us know the name of the game also. And where it can be purchased? We are going crazy trying to find out, and cannot remember.
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Dustin Hoffman/Carmen Electra

Season 2, Episode 77 - Air Date: 1/4/2005
Oscar winner DUSTIN HOFFMAN (""Meet the Fockers"") is here. Tune in to see Ellen make one of Dustin's dreams come true!
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Ben Stiller/Sara Rue/Sarah McLachlan

Season 2, Episode 76 - Air Date: 1/3/2005
The hilarious BEN STILLER is back and chatting with Ellen about his new movie ""Meet the Fockers."" From the TV show ""Less Than Perfect,"" actress SARA RUE.
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Celine Dion/Freddie Highmore

Season 2, Episode 75 - Air Date: 12/17/2004
A visit by one of the leading ladies in music today -- that's right, CELINE DION's heart will go on, right here, as she performs ""Miracle.
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Jeff Bridges/Lindsay Lohan/Holly Karolkowski

Season 2, Episode 74 - Air Date: 12/16/2004
Actor JEFF BRIDGES (""Door in the Floor"") visits with Ellen. She's the girl of the moment: teen-sensation LINDSAY LOHAN visits to chat and perform ""Over"" from her new CD ""Speak!
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Melina Kanakaredes/Mekhi Phiffer/Jem

Season 2, Episode 73 - Air Date: 12/15/2004
Actress MELINA KANAKAREDES chats with Ellen about her new drama ""CSI: NY."" Ellen welcomes back MEKHI PHIFER (""ER"").
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Stevie Wonder/Andy Dick

Season 2, Episode 72 - Air Date: 12/14/2004
The legendary STEVIE WONDER stops by! Stevie performs some of his classic hits and chats with Ellen.
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Jon Cryer/Jessica Biel/Jerry Gordon

Season 2, Episode 71 - Air Date: 12/13/2004
From the hit sitcom ""Two and a Half Men,"" Ellen welcomes JON CRYER. Actress JESSICA BIEL (""7th Heaven"") talks about her new movie ""Blade: Trinity.
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Jane Kaczmarek/Jesse Metcalfe

Season 2, Episode 70 - Air Date: 12/10/2004
From the hit sitcom ""Malcolm In The Middle,"" actress JANE KACZMAREK. Also, he's heating up Sunday nights as the young gardener on ""Desperate Housewives,"" actor JESSE METCALFE.
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Zach Braff/Parker Posey

Season 2, Episode 69 - Air Date: 12/9/2004
ZACH BRAFF (""Scrubs"" and ""Garden State"") joins Ellen. Actress PARKER POSEY talks about her new movie ""Blade: Trinity.
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Natalie Portman/Gary Marshall

Season 2, Episode 68 - Air Date: 12/8/2004
The lovely NATALIE PORTMAN tells Ellen about working with Julia Roberts and Jude Law in her intriguing new movie, ""Closer.
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Liam Nesson/George Lopez

Season 2, Episode 67 - Air Date: 12/7/2004
Irish import LIAM NEESON is here chatting about his new movie, ""Kinsey."" Plus, GEORGE LOPEZ is back to talk about his hit sitcom and his new TV movie, ""Naughty or Nice.
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Kevin Kline/Amy Poehler

Season 2, Episode 66 - Air Date: 12/6/2004
The talented and charming KEVIN KLINE visits with Ellen. Also, ""Saturday Night Live's"" hilarious AMY POEHLER talks about her new assignment as co-host of ""Weekend Update.
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Julia Louis Dreyfuss/William H. Macy/Tatiana Totmianina/Maxim Marinin

Season 2, Episode 65 - Air Date: 12/3/2004
The hilarious JULIA LOUIS DREYFUSS (""Seinfeld"") joins Ellen. Actor WILLIAM H. MACY (""The Wool Cap"") drops by.
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Hilary Swank/Jason Randall

Season 2, Episode 64 - Air Date: 12/2/2004
Oscar winner HILARY SWANK is here to chat about her new movie ""Million Dollar Baby."" Plus, don't take your eyes off him -- sleight-of-hand magician JASON RANDALL will amaze you with his talents!
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Angelina Jolie/Snoop Dogg/Pharrell Williams

Season 2, Episode 63 - Air Date: 12/1/2004
Ellen welcomes the sizzling ANGELINA JOLIE to talk about her new movie (""Alexander"") and her new hobby!
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Robert Downey Jr./Christine Lahti

Season 2, Episode 62 - Air Date: 11/30/2004
Actor and now singer, ROBERT DOWNEY JR. is back. Robert chats with Ellen and performs ""Man Like Me"" off his first CD, ""The Futurist.
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Colin Farrell/Lenny Kravitz

Season 2, Episode 61 - Air Date: 11/29/2004
He's here! COLIN FARRELL stops by to tell Ellen about his wild life, fatherhood and his new movie ""Alexander.
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Jude Law/Ty Pennington

Season 2, Episode 60 - Air Date: 11/26/2004
Just voted People magazine's ""Sexiest Man Alive,"" JUDE LAW is here and chatting with Ellen about his new movie ""Closer!
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Brad Garrett/Jason Mraz/Carly Patterson

Season 2, Episode 59 - Air Date: 11/25/2004
Everybody loves him too, actor BRAD GARRETT (""Everybody Loves Raymond"") stops by. Singer/songwriter JASON MRAZ performs ""You and I Both"" from his CD ""Tonight, Not Again.
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America's Soldier Tribute/Tom Hanks/Gwen Stefani

Season 2, Episode 58 - Air Date: 11/24/2004
This show is devoted to America's soldiers serving our country. The studio audience will be entirely filled with spouses and family members of deployed military personnel.
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Tim Allen/Eva Longoria/Chingy

Season 2, Episode 57 - Air Date: 11/23/2004
The holiday ho ho hos continue with hilarious TIM ALLEN (""Christmas with the Kranks""). Also, actress EVA LONGORIA discusses how she's heating up Sunday nights on ""Desperate Housewives.
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Jamie Lee Curtis/Fantasia

Season 2, Episode 56 - Air Date: 11/22/2004
JAMIE LEE CURTIS puts us in the holiday spirit with her new movie "" Christmas with the Kranks."" Also, American Idol winner FANTASIA is back and performing ""Truth Is"" from her first CD, ""Free Yourself.
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Matt Leblanc/Denise Richards

Season 2, Episode 55 - Air Date: 11/19/2004
MATT LEBLANC from TV's ""Joey"" will be here! Ellen and Houston's visit with ""The Donald"" in New York City for their ""Apprentice"" like task!
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John Goodman/Marcia Cross/Nigella Lawson

Season 2, Episode 54 - Air Date: 11/18/2004
The hilarious JOHN GOODMAN (""Center Of The Universe"") drops by. From the hot new show ""Desperate Housewives,"" it's a neighborly visit from MARCIA CROSS!
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Allison Janney/Alicia Keys

Season 2, Episode 53 - Air Date: 11/17/2004
She's back! The last time ALLISON JANNEY (""The West Wing"") was here, she beat Ellen in a ping-pong match.
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Pierce Bronson/Matthew Fox

Season 2, Episode 52 - Air Date: 11/16/2004
The charming PIERCE BROSNAN (""After The Sunset"") visits. Also, he starred in the popular TV show ""Party of Five,"" now he's marooned on a strange island in the new hit TV show ""Lost,"" it's actor MATTHEW FOX.
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Woody Harrelson/Venus Williams/Jamie Oliver

Season 2, Episode 51 - Air Date: 11/15/2004
WOODY HARRELSON stops by to talk about his new movie ""After the Sunset."" Tennis champ VENUS WILLIAMS drops by.
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Teri Hatcher/Freddy Adu/Maroon 5

Season 2, Episode 50 - Air Date: 11/12/2004
Straight from Wisteria Lane, TERI HATCHER is here and talking about her new hit show, ""Desperate Housewives.
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Kate Winslet/Chad Michael Murray/Thom Filicia

Season 2, Episode 49 - Air Date: 11/11/2004
It's a visit from the ever-winsome KATE WINSLET, who tells Ellen about her new movie ""Finding Neverland"" and working with her co-star Johnny Depp.
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Ashley Judd/Ruben Studdard

Season 2, Episode 48 - Air Date: 11/10/2004
The charming ASHLEY JUDD stops by. ""Finding Nemo On Ice"" will perform on our very own ice rink in the ""Riff Raff Room.
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Jamie Foxx/Jeffrey Tambor

Season 2, Episode 47 - Air Date: 11/9/2004
The multi-talented JAMIE FOXX visits with Ellen to chat about his portrayal of Ray Charles in the new movie ""Ray.
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Sir Elton John

Season 2, Episode 46 - Air Date: 11/8/2004
The one-and-only Sir ELTON JOHN is back, to perform ""Answers In The Sky"" from his new CD ""Peachtree Road"" and to chat with Ellen about his recent headline-making comments.
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Samuel L. Jackson/David Ortiz/Rachel Bilson

Season 2, Episode 45 - Air Date: 11/5/2004
The talented SAMUEL L. JACKSON talks about becoming a super-hero in the new animated film ""The Incredibles.
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Will & Grace Cast

Season 2, Episode 44 - Air Date: 11/4/2004
Join Ellen as she welcomes the cast of the hit comedy ""Will & Grace."" DEBRA MESSING, ERIC McCORMACK, MEGAN MULLALLY, and SEAN HAYES will all be here!
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Teri Hatcher/Shane West

Season 2, Episode 43 - Air Date: 11/3/2004
She plays Dr. Marlena Evans on ""Days of our Lives,"" actress DEIDRE HALL joins Ellen. Plus, from the sitcom ""Less Than Perfect,"" SHERRI SHEPHERD.
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Kevin James/Shannen Doherty

Season 2, Episode 42 - Air Date: 11/2/2004
KEVIN JAMES, ""The King of Queens,"" joins Ellen, the queen of Burbank. SHANNEN DOHERTY talks about her new role on the TV show, ""North Shore.
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Roseanne Barr/Orlando Jones

Season 2, Episode 41 - Air Date: 11/1/2004
You never know what will happen when ROSEANNE BARR drops by. From the new animated sitcom ""Father of the Pride,"" ORLANDO JONES.
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Alyssa Milano/David Copperfield/Elizabeth Mule (Halloween Show)

Season 2, Episode 40 - Air Date: 10/29/2004
Ellen celebrates Halloween with the bewitching ALYSSA MILANO (""Charmed"") and an amazing illusion by master of magic, DAVID COPPERFIELD.
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James Spader/Debbie Reynolds

Season 2, Episode 39 - Air Date: 10/28/2004
The man who started our eBay craze, JAMES SPADER, is here talking about his new hit show, ""Boston Legal.
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Anthony Lapaglia/Alanis Morissetter/Amanda Bynes

Season 2, Episode 38 - Air Date: 10/27/2004
Without a doubt, ANTHONY LAPAGLIA from ""Without a Trace"" will be here. Superstar ALANIS MORISSETTE performs ""Eight Easy Steps"" from her CD ""So-Called Chaos.
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Courtney Thorne-Simtih/Jimmy Kimmel

Season 2, Episode 37 - Air Date: 10/26/2004
""According to Jim"" star, COURTNEY THORNE-SMITH drops by. Plus, Ellen talks with JIMMY KIMMEL about how he's doubling up on hosting jobs on his late night show and the American Music Awards.
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Jason Alexander/Houston/Serena Williams

Season 2, Episode 36 - Air Date: 10/25/2004
The hilarious JASON ALEXANDER visits to chat about his new TV show, ""Listen Up."" Also, it's HOUSTON'S birthday and Ellen celebrates by making one of his dreams come true!
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Rod Stewart/Christina Applegate

Season 2, Episode 35 - Air Date: 10/22/2004
Legendary rocker-turned-crooner ROD STEWART visits with Ellen and performs a song from ""Stardust...
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Susan Sarandon/Dermot Mulroney

Season 2, Episode 34 - Air Date: 10/21/2004
The amazing SUSAN SARANDON takes off her dancing shoes and talks about her new movie ""Shall We Dance.
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Martin Sheen/Drea DeMatteo

Season 2, Episode 33 - Air Date: 10/20/2004
Hail to the chief: MARTIN SHEEN is here to chat about the new season of the hit drama ""The West Wing.
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Queen Latifah/Rupert Everett

Season 2, Episode 32 - Air Date: 10/19/2004
The multi-talented QUEEN LATIFAH is in the house talking about her new movie ""Taxi"" and performs ""Hard Times"" from ""The Dana Owens Album"".
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Kelly Preston/Drew Carey

Season 2, Episode 31 - Air Date: 10/18/2004
The lovely KELLY PRESTON is here talking about her new comedy ""Eulogy."" Plus, the hysterical DREW CAREY stops by to chat about his new show, ""Drew Carey's Green Screen Show.
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Robin Williams/Tears For Fears

Season 2, Episode 30 - Air Date: 10/15/2004
You never know what's going to happen when ROBIN WILLIAMS (""The Final Cut"") visits with Ellen. Also, the one-and-only TEARS FOR FEARS performs from their CD, ""Everybody Loves A Happy Ending.
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Annette Bening/Richard Marx/Nick Lachey

Season 2, Episode 29 - Air Date: 10/14/2004
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Jimmy Fallon/Kyra Sedgwick

Season 2, Episode 28 - Air Date: 10/13/2004
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Hilary Duff/Taye Diggs

Season 2, Episode 27 - Air Date: 10/12/2004
In a fun packed episode of Ellen, she first welcomes former star of the Disney Channel's Lizzie McGuire, actress and pop sensation HILARY DUFF to talk about her new movie, ""Raise Your Voice.
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Ray Romano/Kaley Cuoco

Season 2, Episode 26 - Air Date: 10/11/2004
Everybody loves him and now RAY ROMANO visits Ellen to chat about his movie, ""Eulogy."" Also, from the hit TV show ""8 Simple Rules,"" KALEY CUOCO.
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Wanda Sykes/Carl Reiner

Season 2, Episode 25 - Air Date: 10/8/2004
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Anthony LaPaglia/Joss Stone

Season 2, Episode 24 - Air Date: 10/7/2004
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Martin Short/Tyra Banks/Aron Ralston

Season 2, Episode 23 - Air Date: 10/6/2004
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Leah Remini/Heart

Season 2, Episode 22 - Air Date: 10/5/2004
LEAH REMINI fills Ellen in on becoming a mom and this season of ""The King of Queens."" Also, the legendary rock group HEART performs ""Make Me"" from their CD ""Jupiters Darling,"" and one of their classic hits!
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John Travolta/Mase

Season 2, Episode 21 - Air Date: 10/4/2004
JOHN TRAVOLTA flies in to tell Ellen about his movie ""Ladder 49."" Plus, after a long break, MASE is here to perform his single ""Breathe, Stretch, Shake"" from his CD ""Welcome Back.
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Rob Lowe/Fran Drescher

Season 2, Episode 20 - Air Date: 10/1/2004
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Lance Armstrong/K.D. Lang

Season 2, Episode 19 - Air Date: 9/30/2004
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Donald Trump/LL Cool J

Season 2, Episode 18 - Air Date: 9/29/2004
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Amy Brenneman/Keith Urban

Season 2, Episode 17 - Air Date: 9/28/2004
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Lauren Graham/PeterBoyle/Patti Scialfa

Season 2, Episode 16 - Air Date: 9/27/2004
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Naomi Watts/Angela Bassett

Season 2, Episode 15 - Air Date: 9/24/2004
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David Spade/Laura Dern/Ricky Fante

Season 2, Episode 14 - Air Date: 9/23/2004
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Gwyneth Paltrow/Mark McGrath/Brian Wilson

Season 2, Episode 13 - Air Date: 9/22/2004
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Jon Stewart/Oliver Hudson

Season 2, Episode 12 - Air Date: 9/21/2004
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Charlie Sheen/Jennifer Coolidge/Hazel Smith

Season 2, Episode 11 - Air Date: 9/20/2004
Former ""Spin City"" star, CHARLIE SHEEN drops to discuss the upcoming Second season of his hit CBS Monday night comedy ""Two and a half Men.
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Jude Law/Edie Falco

Season 2, Episode 10 - Air Date: 9/17/2004
High-flying Hollywood heartthrob JUDE LAW (""Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow"") drops by. Also, everyone's favorite mafia wife, EDIE FALCO chats about the last season of ""The Sopranos.
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Kirsten Dunst/Anita Baker/Scott Wolf

Season 2, Episode 9 - Air Date: 9/16/2004
Former child star and current Hollywood A-lister KIRSTEN DUNST is off the court and in our studio to talk about her new film exploring the world of Tennis, intitled ""Wimbledon.
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Farrah Fawcett/Andy Richter

Season 2, Episode 8 - Air Date: 9/15/2004
Former ""10"" star and legendary actress FARRAH FAWCETT visits to talk about her new film, ""The Cookout.
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Paris Hilton/Jill Scott

Season 2, Episode 7 - Air Date: 9/14/2004
The official title of this episode should be shortened to ""Paris Hilton/Jill Scott"" as Mr. Reiner never appeared in this episode as scheduled.
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Josh Duhamel/Ken Jennings/Jason Mraz

Season 2, Episode 6 - Air Date: 9/13/2004
JOSH DUHAMEL drops in to chat about his hit NBC Monday night drama, ""Las Vegas"" and about going back to his modeling roots.
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Brad Garret/U.S. Womens Gymnastics Team

Season 2, Episode 5 - Air Date: 9/10/2004
Everybody loves him too, actor BRAD GARRETT co-star of the CBS Monday night mega-hit ""Everybody Loves Raymond"" stops by for a chat.
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Matt LeBlanc/Nelly/Paul Hamm

Season 2, Episode 4 - Air Date: 9/9/2004
Former star of NBC's Thursday night mega-hit ""Friends"", MATT LEBLANC talks about leaving his ""Friends"" and heading west to star in his new spin-off ""Joey.
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Pamela Anderson/Tim McGraw

Season 2, Episode 3 - Air Date: 9/8/2004
Actress, model, producer PAM ANDERSON talks about the new title in her resume: author of her first book, ""Star: A Novel.
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Reese Witherspoon/Brandy Norwood

Season 2, Episode 2 - Air Date: 9/7/2004
One of Hollywood's hardest working moms, REESE WITHERSPOON chats about her new movie, ""Vanity Fair,"" and how she manages a family and film career.
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Noah Wyle/Kelly Clarkson (Season Premiere)

Season 2, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/6/2004
Ellen's back for a Second HUGE season of celebrity fun and it's that time for the fun to begin again!