Ellen Degeneres: Here and Now

Make the best of what new year brings you


March 21 - April 19

Friday, 20 January, 2012, 12:00am

Curtis Stone

'If we're shooting, my day will start in Los Angeles. I stagger out of bed at about 8.30am; I'm not a morning person at all. I live in a nice complex. It has a beautiful pool and I go straight there for a swim. It's a two-pronged attack as it gives me some exercise and the cold water wakes me up. That's followed pretty sharply by a strong coffee; I'm a big coffee drinker.

20 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Miles Hilton-Barber

'I usually get up at 6am, have a shave and shower and get dressed in my flying gear. I'll put two layers of warm socks inside my flying boots because it can get pretty cold in the microlight as it's open to the elements.

29 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

The battle for New Orleans

Built in 1839, Olivier House in the French Quarter survived Hurricane Katrina relatively unscathed. The hotel's manager, Bobby Danner, 37, describes how it became a sanctuary for stranded tourists and how they got out of the waterlogged city. He also describes seeing the best and worst of human nature at work

4 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Don't call me

Don't call me

I'm about to divulge sensitive information about how men suffer in relationships. It holds the potential to make all our lives a little more bearable in this age of drama queens who get their kicks from re-enacting scenes from the latest Korean soap operas.

20 Aug 2005 - 12:00am


I've got a crush on a girl at school. I've liked her for nearly two terms, but I've never even said hello to her. How can I get her to go out with me?

Looking From A Distance

10 Mar 2002 - 12:00am