Ellen/The Puppy Episode (2)

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The Puppy Episode (2)
Season 4, Episode 23
Airdate April 30, 1997
Production Number C386
Written by Mark Driscoll,
Tracy Newman,
Jonathan Stark
Story: Ellen DeGeneres
Directed by
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The Puppy Episode (2) is the twenty-third episode of the fourth season of Ellen, and the eighty-fifth episode overall.

Guest Stars: Jack Plotnick (Barrett), Patrick Bristow (Peter), Dwight Yoakam (The Bag Boy [uncredited]), Billy Bob Thornton (The Grocer [uncredited]), Jenny Shimizu (The Woman in the Aisle [uncredited]), k.d. lang (The Singer/Janine [uncredited]), Gina Gershon (The Cashier [uncredited]), Jorja Fox (The Attractive Woman [uncredited]), Melissa Etheridge (Herself [uncredited]), Oprah Winfrey (Therapist), Laura Dern (Susan), Demi Moore (The Sample Lady), Leisha Hailey (woman at table in coffeehouse [uncredited])


Plot Overview

After a discussion with her therapist, Ellen decides to tell the truth about her true repressed sexual orientation to her friends by inviting them over to her apartment to break the news so she can be at peace. Meanwhile, Ellen's hopes for a relationship with Susan are dashed when she tells Ellen that she's not interested, but gives Ellen further confidence to embrace her new found life.


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