By Editors

Originally published on November 30 2001 1:00 AM ET

Entertainment News

Ellen DeGeneres's Emmy show "swan dress" up for auction

The "swan dress" worn by Ellen DeGeneres on this year's Emmy Awards show--a parody of a similar dress worn by Björk to the Academy Awards--will be auctioned on to raise money for the Women's Alliance. The dress will be auctioned the week of December 3. Also donating outfits to the charity auction are Rosie O'Donnell, Susan Sarandon, Diane Keaton, Meg Ryan, Drew Barrymore, Angelina Jolie, Minnie Driver, Megan Mullally, and Melissa Etheridge, among many others. The Women's Alliance is a grassroots organization working to improve the lives of low-income women across the country. For more information on the group or on the auction, visit