|Tyler Oakley and Ellen DeGeneres|
Ellen DeGeneres looks to be pulling an "Oprah" with the launch of Ellen Digital Network, which promises original online series featuring some of the biggest stars from Youtube and Snapchat.
Youtube superstar Tyler Oakley has signed on to team up with Ellen to develop online and TV projects for the entity.
Currently, DeGeneres’ YouTube channel averages over 300 million monthly views with her video sites Ellentube.com and EllenTV.com averaging more than 105 million monthly views.
“I’m so excited for the Ellen Digital Network,” DeGeneres said in a statement. “I’ll get to showcase amazing talents like Tyler Oakley and tWitch. Plus, I’ll finally prove to the world that my pets can speak in human voices.”