Not Your Average: Ellie Lee

Category: Not Your Average, Original Video


In our latest #NotYourAverage episode, TV host and actress Ellie Lee takes Julie Young through the ups and downs of her journey as a woman of color in the media industry. Lee, now the digital host for iHeartRadio, opens about the hardest moments in her career, including her on-camera audition for VH1 and her emotional breakdown after “going back to nothing.” Find out what it took for this shy girl from Bergen County, N.J., to become the successful TV host she is today.