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Ellen DeGeneres admits she’s house “bored” whereas practising self-isolation amid the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
On Wednesday, DeGeneres, 62, dialed up a few of her well-known pals to vent about her cabin fever — and shared movies of the conversations on Instagram.
Two of the fortunate recipients occurred to be Chrissy Teigen and John Legend.
“John!” DeGeneres excitedly shouted on the cellphone whereas mendacity the wrong way up on her couch.
“Yeah! Who’s this?” Legend, 41, hilariously responded again to which DeGeneres stated “It’s Ellen!”
“What’s occurring?” Ellen requested. “Nothing a lot. Right here’s Chrissy too!” Legend stated of his spouse.
“Hey Chrissy what’s occurring?” Ellen stated to the Carry the Humorous host, 34, who responded “Nothing, simply with the youngsters. Say hello Miles!”
“Hello Miles,” DeGeneres stated including, “I want I had children proper now, I’m so bored.”
Appears like issues are good over at @JohnLegend and @ChrissyTeigen’s home.
A submit shared by Ellen DeGeneres (@theellenshow) on Mar 18, 2020 at 6:30pm PDT
Legend and Teigen, who share son Miles Theodore, 1, and daughter Luna Simone, 3, agreed, saying “We’re bored too.”
“Alright, properly I simply needed to name and say hey,” Ellen stated.
“Effectively, thanks for pondering of us. Bye! Say hello to Portia,” Teigen stated, referring to DeGeneres’ spouse.
Teigen additionally shared the cellphone name on Twitter captioning the clip, “Ellen doesn’t know how one can do nothing and it’s nonetheless fairly early within the isolation recreation.”
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Earlier than calling Legend and Teigen, DeGeneres reached out to Justin Timberlake and his spouse Jessica Biel.
“Justin?” DeGeneres stated. “What are you doing?”
“Nothing,” Timberlake, 39, stated somberly as Biel, 38, chimed in to say “Hey Ellen.”
Biel additionally stated she was doing “nothing.”
“Alright, properly I’ll speak to you later,” DeGeneres stated.
Nice catch-up with my pal @JustinTimberlake and his spouse @JessicaBiel.
A submit shared by Ellen DeGeneres (@theellenshow) on Mar 18, 2020 at 5:18pm PDT
Timberlake ended the decision telling the speak present host to “Name me in an hour.”
DeGeneres additionally known as Adam Levine to want him a cheerful birthday.
The Maroon 5 singer, 41, defined he’s simply hanging out together with his household.
Along with checking in together with her well-known pals, DeGeneres has spent her time at house trying to finish a 4,000-piece puzzle.
DeGeneres shared moments from the journey on Instagram Tuesday and it was crammed with hilarious twists and turns.
“Okay, so I’m bored, I’m positive all people is bored,” DeGeneres stated in a single Instagram clip. “I remembered I’ve a 4,000 piece puzzle … so that is what I’m going to do to maintain busy. It’s going to maintain me busy for a minimum of an hour. I haven’t achieved in a very long time, nevertheless it shouldn’t be that arduous.”
A submit shared by Ellen DeGeneres (@theellenshow) on Mar 18, 2020 at 1:06pm PDT
The sophisticated puzzle is a rendering of a portray known as “Galleria di vedute di Roma moderna” by Giovanni Paolo Pannini.
“Let’s see how this goes,” she captioned the primary video.
However whereas DeGeneres rapidly realized she was lacking a bit of the puzzle — actually.
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“Effectively, guess what? I tried to do the puzzle — as a result of after I got down to do one thing I end it,” she stated in a second clip. “I counted the items — there’s solely 3,999, there’s not 4,000 items. I don’t learn about you, however whenever you get to the top of the puzzle and you are feeling so good and achieved however then there’s one piece lacking, it’s not enjoyable. It’s not truthful. So yeah, I’m not going to do it.”
Within the clip, a disillusioned DeGeneres is seen gathering the items and dumping them again within the field.
“Portia steered that I learn a e-book,” she added. “I’ll let you realize what I select and what occurs.”
As of Wednesday, there are actually a minimum of 5,881 confirmed instances of COVID-19 in the USA.