Name: Portia de Rossi
Birth Name: 
Amanda Lee Rogers
Birth Date: 
Januray 31, 1973
Birth Place: 
Geelong, Australia
Relationship Status: 
Married to Ellen DeGeneres
Celebrity Ranking # N/A

Hollywood Pays Respects To Merv Griffin

Posted Monday August 20, 2007 4:26 PM GMT

When Merv Griffin passed away last week, we all lost someone very special. Griffin was in innovator in the world of entertainment, and this past Friday, the who’s who of Hollywood gathered to honor him.

Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi were among the throngs of celebs gathered at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Beverly Hills. Also in attendance was Nancy Regan, Pat Sajak, Vanna White, and Alex Trebek.


Ellen DeGeneres Set To Host Academy Awards

Posted Friday February 23, 2007 8:45 PM GMT

It’s been announced that Ellen DeGeneres will be the host of the upcoming Academy Awards, making her the second female to host the event on her own, only behind Whoopi Goldberg.

Ellen, who is currently in a relationship with Portia de Rossi, seems to many to be a 'safe' choice by the Academy. She’s known to be easy going, a little dry and self-deprecating, which is a dramatic turn from the last two hosts – Jon Stewart and Chris Rock, both who are known for being risky and abrasive.


Ellen Degeneres, Portia de Rossi in Drunk Driving Accident

Posted Sunday September 3, 2006 4:25 AM GMT

TV talk host Ellen Degeneres and her girlfriend, actress Portia de Rossi, were not seriously hurt in a three-car collision in Los Angeles.

"She (Degeneres) had a little neck and back pain but it doesn't look like it was anything serious," Los Angeles Police Sgt. Ken Buscarino said of the Friday accident.