While accepting the choice comedian awards at Sunday’s Teen Choice Awards, Ellen DeGeneres delivered an empowering speech to teens in the audience, which she wrapped up with a sweet dedication to wife Portia de Rossi on their seventh anniversary. RELATED VIDEO: Check Out Ellen DeGeneres’s Changing Looks! The cute couple was among the many celebrities on the red carpet at the USC Galen Center, and the event marked an extraspecial occasion for Ellen and Portia, whose seven-year wedding anniversary fell on the same day.
- The talk-show host added, “The most important thing I want to say is, just really embrace who you are because being unique is very, very important, and fitting in is not really all that matters.
- Meanwhile, early in the show, Ellen took home the award for choice comedian.