go to content
Celebrity

You're Going To Cry After Watching Katy Perry Surprise An Orlando Shooting Survivor On "Ellen"

Her song "Rise" helped him get through his hospital stay.

Posted on

In a very emotional and moving segment on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, 30-year-old Pulse nightclub shooting survivor Tony Marrero was surprised by Katy Perry, whose song "Rise" helped him through his recovery after getting shot in the back four times on the night of the shooting:

View this video on YouTube

youtube.com

Immediately after Ellen surprised Tony with Katy, there wasn't one dry eye in the room.

"I folded a napkin in my hand like a little granny," Katy explained as she sat down. "I don't know how I'm gonna get through this, your story is so inspirational."

To hear all of Tony's story from his appearance on Ellen, grab a box of tissues and watch the video below:

View this video on YouTube

youtube.com

Every. Tasty. Video. EVER. The new Tasty app is here!

Dismiss