Nicki Minaj, Ellen DeGeneres and More Celebs Are Connecting With Fans on Facebook Live

Nicki Minaj and Ellen DeGeneres
Nicki Minaj and Ellen DeGeneres C Flanigan/Getty Images; Christopher Polk/KCA2016/Getty Images

Instant gratification! Facebook used to be just for connecting friends, but now the social media site has a new feature so fans can watch and talk to their favorite celebrities in real time. Everyone from Newt Gingrich to Kevin Hart is hopping on Facebook Live as a fun way to engage with their fans.

To make the experience even more interactive, Facebook Live users will now able to express their feelings during a live video broadcast, replay comments later, and filter and doodle on their own videos while filming.

To kick off the exciting new features of #24Live news, Ellen DeGeneres went live from her Facebook page on Wednesday afternoon with Nicki Minaj to take questions from viewers.

Check out Ellen and Nicki’s hilarious video below. 

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