Daphne bride in viral father-daughter video appears on ‘The Ellen Show’

Baldwin County

DAPHNE, Ala. (WKRG) — Daphne bride, Mary Bourne and her husband appeared on ‘The Ellen Show’ after her father-daughter dance video went viral and they received a huge surprise. 

The video of Mary Bourne and her terminially ill father, Jim Roberts dancing together went viral their photographer, Cindy McCrory with Blue Room Photography, posted their dance on Facebook. 

On January 10, just a few days after the wedding, Jim Roberts passed away. He had been diagnosed with glioblastoma, a highly aggressive brain tumor, in May of 2017.

The couple sat down with Ellen and talked about their wedding day and Mary Bourne’s father and what he meant to her. Ellen, along with Cherrios, surprised them with a $25,000 check because of the “love that was brought into this world with the video”. 

You can watch the whole interview here: 

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