Portia de Rossi has begun a campaign to defend her wife Ellen DeGeneres against the allegations that she is unkind and partially to blame for the unpleasant environment at her daytime talk show. “To all our fans….we see you. Thank you for your support,” the actress, captioned a graphic that said “I Stand By Ellen” in the host’s signature white and baby blue show colors.
Although Ellen has several big celeb friends. Katy Perry seems to be the first to openly defend DeGeneres. The pop star Tweeted out, “I know I can’t speak for anyone else’s experience besides my own but I want to acknowledge that I have only ever had positive takeaways from my time with Ellen & on the @theellenshow,” Katy continues, “I think we all have witnessed the light & continual fight for equality that she has brought to the world through her platform for decades. Sending you love & a hug, friend @TheEllenShow ♥️.”