By Caitlin Petreycik
Updated Jul 18, 2012 @ 5:10 pm
Ellen DeGeneres
Credit: Everett Collection; Getty Images; Courtesy Photo

Some exciting news from Pixar: Finding Nemo 2 is in the works! The animated flick is still in the early stages and isn't set to drop until 2016, reports, which is so far away from now. But our fingers are crossed that Ellen DeGeneres will return as Dory, Nemo's tropical fish pal with a great personality and bad memory. In celebration of this fun news, take a look back at the comedian's transformation from standup newcomer to talk show host in the gallery.