Finding Dory came out in theaters on June 17 after over a decade of anticipation, and Ellen DeGeneres is as lovable a fish as she is a human. In honor of Ellen's first big blockbuster since, well, Finding Nemo, and Dory's hilarious sense of whimsy, here are Ellen's best pranks, where she trolls celebs and makes sure they just keep swimming. No celebrity is safe: Especially not Dennis Quaid.
1. Adele's spiked smoothie at Jamba Juice.
Ellen was in Adele's ear on a trip to Jamba Juice, where the British songstress got to munch on wheatgrass like a deer in the forest and compare it to its British equivalent, "Swishy Chug."
2. Matt Lauer's nipple pasties at the Emmys
Embroiled in a longstanding prank war, Ellen got Matt Lauer in front of all their colleagues at the esteemed daytime Emmys. Using some clever editing action, she got Matt to show off his shimmy and six-pack, and to donate $1,000 to charity for every winner who thanked him. In addition to brokering a prank peace to their prank war, Matt and Ellen donated thousands of dollars to Nepal earthquake relief.
3. The even-less-efficient barista
Equipped with a hidden camera and an earpiece, Ellen fed lines to a sweet barista named Vivian that she could use to annoy customers. That included a good amount of meowing and bragging about her lovers.
4. Jennifer Lopez's job interviews
Jenny from the Block had Ellen in her ear while searching for an assistant with perfect phone etiquette. "Do you realize how famous I am?" was an important question on the job hunt as she telepathically summoned one of the candidates.
5. David Beckham's thumbless massage
Ellen helped Beckham through a very particular massage, having him ask the poor, unsuspecting masseuse to go thumb-free and focus on the index finger. Beckham was on full thumb-patrol trying to find the perfect pressure, and lamenting, "sometimes it's so hard to be pretty."
6. Justin Bieber's security guard job
The Biebs went undercover as a security guard, detecting metal, testing sobriety, and confiscating snacks from Ellen's audience. Bieber's at his most charming when he's not himself.
7. Steve Harvey's audience Q & A
Ellen messed with another one of her daytime colleagues, this time getting Steve Harvey to dish out bad advice to his studio audience and getting him to confess that his mustache is fake and made of dryer lint. A funny bit, but Harvey still seems stupider on his own, as Miss Colombia could attest.
8. "Dennis Quaid is here!"
This time around, Ellen wasn't in the ear of the barista, but the ear of the customer, as Dennis Quaid proudly announced his presence while entering a Starbucks. Ellen made Quaid do a call and response sing-along and spit and gargle his water, all while referring to himself third person.
9. Amy Poehler's freestyle rap
Poehler made some new friends on a Hollywood studio tour, even if one of those friends might have stolen her purse.
10. Heidi Klum's hug attack
Still looking gorgeous in layers of Warner Brothers advertising at the studio gift shop, Klum had a spontaneous dance party and freaked out shoppers with some surprise hugs.