Ellen DeGeneres Had An Awkward Moment On Her Show: She Mistakenly Called Jenna Dewan By Her Married Name

Date May 15, 2018 11:51

The world is yet to get over news of Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan's separation. Nothing else proves this like the embarrassing slip Ellen DeGeneres had on her show.

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The Tatums' divorce

The comedian is clearly having a hard time coming to terms with the end of the aspirational 9-year marriage of the beautiful Hollywood couple.


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The Tatums who met while filming Step Up informed their fans about their decision to go their separate ways in a joint statement.


The former couple and proud parents of daughter, Everly, said in the statement shared on Instagram:

We have lovingly chosen to separate as a couple. We fell deeply in love so many years ago and have had a magical journey together.

Ellen DeGeneres' slip

Jenna Dewan was a guest on The Ellen DeGeneres Show in May while promoting a new project World of Dance alongside Jennifer Lopez, Derek Hough, and NE-YO.


I demand a rematch

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DeGeneres had to apologize to Jenna Dewan after she mistakenly referred to her as Jenna Dewan Tatum. Things got a little awkward, as the show host explained that she had gotten so used to the couple being together.

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Jenna attempted to make things easier by thanking both DeGeneres and her fans for all the support she had been getting since they went public with their separation. She even got a hug from J-Lo who was seated right next to her.

They are moving on

The separation appears to be taking its toll on the former sweethearts.



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Channing Tatum has reportedly taken a break from Hollywood for the time being, while Jenna, who has been photographed without her ring, has her hands full with new projects.


The infamous @markseliger for @vanityfair portraits❤️

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She is set star in a Fox drama musical, Mixtapes, in addition to her World of Dance project.

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