will join the ranks of supermodels and Hollywood starlets
as the newest face for CoverGirl cosmetics, the company
and comedy veteran announced her latest job on her
daytime talk show on Wednesday.
some lip liner on me -- man, they love lip liner,"
DeGeneres said Tuesday, showing a behind-the-scenes look of
a photo shoot. "[The makeup artist] was just there for
lip liner. I am very, very excited about it. It's a
very cool thing, I'm honored, and the photo shoot was
'Easy, Breezy, Beautiful CoverGirl.'"
newlywed's ad campaign is scheduled to hit magazines and
airwaves in January.
president Esi Eggleston-Bracey called DeGeneres the
"quintessential CoverGirl" in a statement. "Her beauty and
down-to-earth personality fit perfectly with what CoverGirl
represents. We look forward to our partnership -- stay
tuned for more news." (Michelle Garcia, The