In keeping with trends we’ve seen in other surveys, Ellen DeGeneres, host of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, was selected About Talk Show readers’ Favorite Daytime Host for February.
Ellen scored a whopping 54 percent of the vote, handily defeating No. 2 favorite Oprah Winfrey, who tallied 17 percent of the vote. Her protégé, Tyra Banks clocked in at No. 3 with 11 percent of the vote. After that, it’s scraps for the rest. Only Martha Stewart received zero votes.
February results below:
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, the Emmy-winning host of The Oprah Winfrey Show
, is among other things a celebrated actress, producer, publisher and the United State’s first African-American billionaire.
, the former supermodel and ‘America’s Next Top Model’ ringleader, has turned talk show host, captaining the self-title The Tyra Banks Show
. A little bit ‘Oprah Winfrey,’ a little bit over-the-top reality show, Tyra’s take on the television genre is fresh and unique.
is well-known for her kitchen skills, and creative cooking will is a cornerstone of The Rachael Ray Show
. She’s the host of several Food Network programs, as well, including “30 Minute Meals,” “40 Dollars a Day” and “Inside Dish with Rachael Ray”.
One of the first things most people notice about Dr. Phil McGraw
, host of The Dr. Phil Show
, is his height. But on his popular daytime talk show, which offers scores of guests good advice from both the head and the heart, Dr. Phil is better known for putting people first and the height of his growing success a distant second.
The Bonnie Hunt Show
, actress, comedian and "best talk show guest in America" gets her own talk show, The Bonnie Hunt Show
, a daytime entry that promises to feel like the laid-back shows of the 1960s.
is at once a TV star, talk show host, magazine publisher, radio personality and domestic goddess – adept at everything from home renovation to business branding.