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Ellen DeGeneres' roller coaster 2020 broken down

Wonderwall Logo By Mark Gray of Wonderwall | Slide 1 of 27: When California's coronavirus lockdown began in March, Ellen DeGeneres humored her Instagram followers by calling her A-list pals when she got bored and posting video of their conversations on social media. Some thought it was gratuitous flaunting of her celebrity relationships, but by and large it was well received. That was a rare bright spot for the host of "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," because she had no idea that the following months would be among the most difficult of her life, full of allegations of demeaning behavior, falling ratings and even a home burglary -- until things started to turn around in the fall. Keep reading to learn more about all the highs and lows of Ellen's 2020…

When California's coronavirus lockdown began in March, Ellen DeGeneres humored her Instagram followers by calling her A-list pals when she got bored and posting video of their conversations on social media. Some thought it was gratuitous flaunting of her celebrity relationships, but by and large it was well received. That was a rare bright spot for the host of "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," because she had no idea that the following months would be among the most difficult of her life, full of allegations of demeaning behavior, falling ratings and even a home burglary -- until things started to turn around in the fall. Keep reading to learn more about all the highs and lows of Ellen's 2020…

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