has found a unique way to comment on President Donald Trump
’s executive order banning entry from citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries into the U.S.
DeGeneres, in a segment airing on her show on Tuesday, notes that while she doesn’t get political, she is willing to discuss Trump screening her film “Finding Dory
” at the White House a day after the ban was enacted.
The 2016 film stars DeGeneres as the memorable but forgetful Australian fish Dory on a mission to find her parents, who are in America.
“I don’t know what religion they are, but her dad sounds a little Jewish. It doesn’t matter,” DeGeneres jokes, alluding to the religious implications the ban has on Muslims.
In the movie, Dory and her friends arrive in America, where they find themselves stuck behind a large wall keeping Dory from finding her parents.
“They all have to get over the wall and you