American TV host Ellen Degeneres on vacation in Kenya with wife

American TV host Ellen Degeneres on vacation in Kenya with wife

American comedian and television host Ellen Degeneres, 60, is currently on vacation in Kenya.

The popular media personality posted a video on Instagram while having breakfast at the Giraffe Manor, located at the Lang’ata suburb, Nairobi.

Ellen, who is also an LGBT activist, is in the country in the company of her wife Portia de Rossi, an Australian and American model, philanthropist, and former actress who played Elizabeth North on the political thriller series, Scandal. 

According to US Magazine, the couple is in Africa to establish a permanent home for the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund as part of the Ellen Degeneres Wildlife Fund.

Ellen has hosted the Academy Awards, the Grammys as well as the Primetime Emmys besides authoring four books.

She has won more People’s Choice Awards than any other person and received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2016.

Giraffes! #giraffemanor #discoverthesafaricollection

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Flirting with a giraffe. #giraffemanor #discoverthesafaricollection

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Just ordering breakfast on our vacation. #giraffemanor #discoverthesafaricollection

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