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Former 'Ellen Show' DJ Tony Okungbowa Speaks Out Amid Drama: 'I Did Experience Toxicity'

Former 'Ellen Show' DJ Tony Okungbowa Speaks Out Amid Drama: 'I Did Experience Toxicity'

Tony Okungbowa is speaking out.

The 52-year-old actor and DJ, who was the resident DJ of The Ellen DeGeneres Show from 2003 to 2006 and again from 2007 to 2013, spoke out amid reports of a toxic workplace culture at the show.

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“Hey Guys, I hope you are all keeping safe out there during these trying times. I have been getting calls asking me about the Ellen Degeneres Show and I would like to address the time I spent there. I was on air talent from 2003-2006 and from 2007 -2013. While I am grateful for the opportunity it afforded me, I did experience and feel the toxicity of the environment and I stand with my former colleagues in their quest to create a healthier and more inclusive workplace as the show moves forward,” he wrote on his Instagram on Tuesday (August 4). Click here to see the post.

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