In an interview in 2019, she talked about having “taken care of” Mother Betty all her “life.”
And Ellen DeGeneres was an adored girl again on Wednesday as she cut Betty’s hair for her 90th birthday.
Although Betty was not sold on the gift, she asked, “Why am I letting her do this? in a video of the version posted on Instagram on Thursday.
Good Child: Ellen DeGeneres was an adored daughter again Wednesday as she cut mom Betty’s hair for her 90th birthday
Voice actress Finding Nemo, 62, captioned the message, “90th birthday present for my mom.”
During the video, the talk show host tried to allay his mother’s fears by telling her, “It’s not this little mother, it’s just taking off. “
“Don’t you use scissors? Betty asked at one point in the video, while Ellen was shearing her silver braids with clippers.
“Trust me, you don’t want me to use scissors,” replied his television star offspring.
After she finished, DeGeneres asked if her mom liked the short cut.
“Not yet, but once I washed it … oh, you really cut it short,” marveled the nonagenarian.
Hesitation: Although Betty was not sold on the gift, asking “Why am I letting her do this? in a video of the version posted on Instagram Thursday
You like? After she finished, DeGeneres asked if her mom liked the cup
In 2019, Ellen spoke about her close relationship with her mother despite some difficult moments in an interview with David Letterman.
DeGeneres said her stepfather had groped her breasts several times when she was a young teenager pretending to be looking for lumps.
And Ellen hid the truth from her mother to protect her.
“I didn’t want to tell my mom because I was protecting her and I knew it would ruin her happiness,” said the actress.
Growing up on it: ‘Not yet, but once I washed it… oh, you really cut it short,” marveled the nonagenarian
However, she finally broke her silence – to no avail.
“And then she didn’t believe me and stayed with him for 18 more years. And I finally left him because he had changed history so many times, “said Ellen.
About her mother, she said, “I have always taken care of her all my life. So I continued to take care of her.
Success story: In 2019, Ellen spoke about her close relationship with her mother despite some difficult moments in an interview with David Letterman. Ellen seen here in 2014