It’s so fascinating to look back on this moment in time!
Ellen DeGeneres of course made history when she came out on her TV sitcom in the 1990s, but the road was a difficult one for her before she ever decided to reveal her sexual orientation to the world.
On Sunday night, DeGeneres will be sharing some of that journey with Oprah Winfrey on the show Master Class, as the comedienne uncovers some of her past hang-ups and thoughts about sexual orientation (as well as her career, more generally!).
Ch-ch-check out a few snippets of Ellen’s interview on the OWN show, including her decision about when to come out publicly for the first time (below):
She also recounted how her first stand-up gig went years ago in New Orleans:
And she wraps it all up with some things she’s learned from the tough times she has endured throughout her life:
Master Class will air Sunday night at 8pm on Oprah Winfrey Network!
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