Lukas Jakobiak then went even further, hiring an entire crew and filming with an Ellen lookalike.
He did this hoping to get the star's attention and has started #LucasOnEllen.
The video of the project has had more than one million views since going online.
If you squint and stand about 20 metres back from your screen, you could almost think you were watching the real thing.
During the "show", he chats about meeting Lady Gaga and Anastacia and there's a slightly creepy moment where he shares a photo of himself posing next to a wax model of the talk-show host.