“The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” returning this month, will address on the program allegations it fostered a toxic work environment.DeGeneres said in a statement Tuesday that the show will talk about it, Entertainment Tonight and other news outlets reported. Some changes are coming to “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” amid allegations it fostered a toxic work environment. The shakeup comes after reports by BuzzFeed in which some current and former staff members alleged they faced harassment, intimidation and racism. In an email to staffers in July, DeGeneres said an internal investigation had been launched into the allegations. In a July statement, Warner Bros. said parent company WarnerMedia’s investigation revealed what it called “some flaws in the show’s daily management.”Although not all of the allegations were corroborated, the studio said it was “disappointed that the primary findings of the investigation indicated some deficiencies related to the show’s day-to-day management.””We are taking steps, together, to correct the issues,” DeGeneres also previously wrote in part. “As we’ve grown exponentially, I’ve not been able to stay on top of everything and relied on others to do their jobs as they knew I’d want them done. Clearly some didn’t. That will now change and I’m committed to ensuring this does not happen again.”A statement from WarnerMedia released at the time stated, “Warner Bros. and Ellen DeGeneres take the recent allegations around the show’s workplace culture very seriously.”They said they were making changes to ensure “a workplace based on respect and inclusion.” The season starts Sept. 21.Hearst TV and The Associated Press contributed to this report.

“The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” returning this month, will address on the program allegations it fostered a toxic work environment.

DeGeneres said in a statement Tuesday that the show will talk about it, Entertainment Tonight and other news outlets reported.

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Some changes are coming to “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” amid allegations it fostered a toxic work environment.

The shakeup comes after reports by BuzzFeed in which some current and former staff members alleged they faced harassment, intimidation and racism.

In an email to staffers in July, DeGeneres said an internal investigation had been launched into the allegations.

In a July statement, Warner Bros. said parent company WarnerMedia’s investigation revealed what it called “some flaws in the show’s daily management.”

Although not all of the allegations were corroborated, the studio said it was “disappointed that the primary findings of the investigation indicated some deficiencies related to the show’s day-to-day management.”

“We are taking steps, together, to correct the issues,” DeGeneres also previously wrote in part. “As we’ve grown exponentially, I’ve not been able to stay on top of everything and relied on others to do their jobs as they knew I’d want them done. Clearly some didn’t. That will now change and I’m committed to ensuring this does not happen again.”

A statement from WarnerMedia released at the time stated, “Warner Bros. and Ellen DeGeneres take the recent allegations around the show’s workplace culture very seriously.”

They said they were making changes to ensure “a workplace based on respect and inclusion.”

The season starts Sept. 21.

Hearst TV and The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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