He's a superhero, a Broadway star and one of Ellen's favorite Aussies; it could only be HUGH JACKMAN! Wolverine himself catches up with Ellen about his life, his family, how he got into such unbelievable shape, and his haunting film, "Prisoners." Some of the biggest names in Hollywood have teamed up for this gripping movie, and he's got the scoop for Ellen!
Then, the incredible story of 19-year-old JAMES WARD and his hero, JESSICA SUTHERLAND. James has been in and out of homeless shelters his entire life, but that didn't stop him from being accepted to the prestigious Howard University. What did stop him was being able to afford tuition. That's when JESSICA SUTHERLAND stepped in. Be sure to watch their inspiring and deeply moving story of hope today on Ellen. You'll be glad you did!
Plus, she became a household name on "The Real Housewives of Atlanta," since then, NENE LEAKES has gone on to guest star on hit shows like "Glee" and "The New Normal." As a reality star who has successfully navigated the field of comedy, NeNe is always onto something new, exciting, and undeniably funny. You never know what NeNe will do when she sits down with Ellen. You just have to watch and see!
Ellen's special guest DJ for the day plays Luke Dunphy on the hilarious hit show "Modern Family" -- NOLAN GOULD!