NATIONAL (KTNV) — The “Ellen DeGeneres Show” is facing an investigation following accusations by employees about poor treatment.
WarnerMedia announced the investigation into racist and intimidating behavior behind the scenes of the long-running show.
Variety reported staffers were also upset they were told to expect to work at lower wages during production shutdowns due to the coronavirus.
Warner Bros. Television sent a memo to staff announcing the investigation.
Show producers also released a statement saying in part they were heartbroken to hear the accusations.
Ellen DeGeneres has also issued an apology to her staff.