The Ellen Show

The Ellen Show

2001 - 2004, Comedy
A woman gives up her high-powered career and moves back to her small hometown.

Episode Guide

  • The Ellen Show - One for the Roadshow (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:

    One for the Roadshow

    Ellen contemplates moving out of her mother's.

  • The Ellen Show - Where the Sun Doesn't Shine (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:

    Where the Sun Doesn't Shine

    Ellen generosity is challenged when she competes for a good Samaritan award.

  • The Ellen Show - A Matter of Principal (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:

    A Matter of Principal

    Mr. Munn leaves Ellen in charge of the school.

  • The Ellen Show - Gathering Moss (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    Gathering Moss

    Ellen encourages Catherine to attend a seminar by a popular motivational speaker (John Ritter).

  • The Ellen Show - Ell on Wheels (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    Ell on Wheels

  • The Ellen Show - Shallow Gal (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    Shallow Gal

  • The Ellen Show - Just the Duck (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    Just the Duck

    Ellen finds out that Catherine and Rusty are secretly dating; Pam says Mr. Munn is making a play for her.

  • The Ellen Show - A Bird in the Hand (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    A Bird in the Hand

    Dot gives Ellen a brooch, making Catherine jealous over the ugly heirloom.

  • The Ellen Show - Ellen's First Christmess (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Ellen's First Christmess

    Ellen invites her favorite aunt to join her for the holidays.

  • The Ellen Show - Alive and Kicking (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Alive and Kicking

    Ellen counsels the star football player about his anger before a championship game; Dot buys generic brand groceries to save money.

  • The Ellen Show - Missing the Bus (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Missing the Bus

    Ellen's good intentions in throwing a surprise birthday party for the school-bus driver (Betty White) end in the latter's retirement.

  • The Ellen Show - Cathy's Taffy (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Cathy's Taffy

    Ellen convinces Catherine to go into business making taffy; the teachers are upset that the town of Clark isn't on a map.

  • The Ellen Show - Joe (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:


    Dot's dating history makes Ellen wary of her mother's new suitor.

  • The Ellen Show - Muskrat Love (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Muskrat Love

    Dot tries to chase away an annoying raccoon by singing; Ellen offers help to a high-school student deal with his affections.

  • The Ellen Show - The Move (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    The Move

    Catherine feels left out as the bond between Ellen and Dot grows.

  • The Ellen Show - Vanity Hair (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Vanity Hair

    Ellen receives disastrous results when she supports a local stylist after being asked to pose for Vanity Fair.

  • The Ellen Show - Chain Reaction (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Chain Reaction

    Ellen plans a demonstration to protest the opening of a new restaurant.

  • The Ellen Show - Walden Pond (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Walden Pond

    Ellen sets out on a course of self-discovery to decide what she should do next with her life.

  • The Ellen Show - Pilot (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:


    A harried executive leaves behind the stress of city life and returns to the quirky serenity of her hometown. This episode: Ellen learns her latest business has folded.