The Ellen DeGeneres Show is undoubtedly one of the most popular talk shows in American TV history. In fact, since starting way back in 2003, the program has picked up an astounding 61 Daytime Emmy Awards. And Ellen DeGeneres herself seemingly goes out of her way to make sure that the show runs as smoothly as possible. Don’t believe us? Well, here’s a look at 30 bizarre rules – covering everything from mandatory dancing to forbidden snacks – that audience members apparently have to follow when they visit The Ellen DeGeneres Show’s Warner Bros. set.
30. Leave your knitting needles at home
If you fancy making a sweater to beat the boredom of waiting in line for The Ellen DeGeneres Show, then you’re out of luck. You see, the daytime hit strictly prohibits people from taking any knitting needles into the studio. And that’s not the only no-no stated on the show’s official website.