Matt Lauer Wears Bondage Gear While Interviewing Fifty Shades Cast in Ellen DeGeneres’ Spoof: Watch the Funny Clip Now!

If you’ve ever had the desire to see Matt Lauer brandishing a whip and wearing chains, we’re judging you, but Ellen DeGeneres has you covered! The talk show host, 57, did one of her signature video editing spoofs in which she makes the Today show anchor the subject of her joke. 

In the clip, DeGeneres shows Lauer, 57, interviewing Fifty Shades of Grey costars Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson. The kicker — the veteran journalist is wearing nothing but leather straps and chains and flicking a whip. 

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An digitally altered Matt Lauer holds up handcuffs in Ellen DeGeneres' Fifty Shades of Grey spoof.

“The Today show has been showing exclusive clips for the past two weeks, and they’ve been interviewing the stars,” DeGeneres said. “Boy, they’re getting into it. I was watching this morning and Matt Lauer…just take a look!”

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Matt Lauer flicks a whip in Ellen DeGeneres' Fifty Shades of Grey spoof with Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson.

Warning: You cannot unseen this! Watch the clip and tell Us what you think of Lauer’s new look below! 

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