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8. Ellen DeGeneres, "Ellen"
The world has somehow forgotten that Ellen DeGeneres was a divine sitcom actress. The talk show maven was nominated four times for her role as Ellen Morgan, a bookstore employee and eventual owner who could be affable or terribly clumsy at a moment's notice. Though the famous "Puppy Episode" will be remembered for eternity, there is no finer episode than her rendezvous with Emma Thompson, who reveals she is a lesbian from Ohio during one particularly uproarious scene.