Ellen is the New Face of Cover Girl
Posted on Tue Sep 16, 2008 09:39 AM PDT

Ellen Degeneres EDegeneres220.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Ellen De Generes is the new face of Cover Girl Cosmetics. The newlywed made the announcement on her talk show Tuesday.

During her opening monologue Ellen told the studio audience, "You know how I always like to share what's going on in my life with you all, and I was going to give you some news and, unfortunately, rumors started circulating all over the Internet."

She joked, "I am here to set the record straight right now. I am not pregnant. It just turned out to be a bump. I went and had it checked out," Ellen said, "I am the new face of CoverGirl."

Commercials featuring the talk show host, who recently married actress Portia De Rossi, will begin airing in January.

"It's a very cool thing." De Generes said. "I'm honored and the photo shoot was 'easy, breezy, beautiful... CoverGirl.'"

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