Stunning and extremely talented actress, Portia Lee James DeGeneres popularly known as “Portia de Rossi” is an Australian actress. Portia de Rossi is widely recognized for her phenomenal performance as lawyer, Nelle Porter in the television series ‘Ally McBeal’.
Portia de Rossi Facts
Name: Portia de Rossi
Birthday:31st January, 1973
Address: Horsham, Victoria, Australia
Height: 5 feet 7 inches
Body Measurements: 33-24-35 inches
Partner: Ellen DeGeneres
College/University: University of Melbourne
Net worth: $20 million dollars
Portia de Rossi family and personal life
This mesmerizing actress, Portia de Rossi opened her eyes first time on 31st January, 1973 in Horsham, Victoria, Australia. Portia carries an Australian nationality. Her star sign is Aquarius and belongs to white ethnical background. Portia was born to parents, Margaret and Barry Rogers. Regarding her education, she completed college education from ‘Grovedale College’. After completion of college education, she earned University degree from ‘University of Melbourne’.
Significance to her personal life, this illustrious Australian actress Portia de Rossi is currently married to popular American comedian and television host, Ellen DeGeneres. Portia de Rossi is a lesbian. Her real sexuality came into notice of all people when she started dating famous television host, Ellen DeGeneres in 2004. After dating four years, Ellen proposed to Portia by giving her three carat pink diamond ring as a gift. Portia got married to Ellen DeGeneres on 16th August, 2008. Prior getting married to Ellen, she was married to American sound engineer, Mel Metcalfe in 1996. Portia also dated Francesca Gregorini and Guinevere Turner. At the present time, Portia de Rossi is living happy moment with partner, Ellen DeGeneres.
43 years age talented Australian actress, Portia de Rossi also gets noticed for her beautiful and attractive figure. She has garnered the attention of all people with her mesmerizing and seductive figure. As of 2016, this gorgeous lady Portia de Rossi carries a hot banana shaped body measurements size of 33-24-35 inches. She wears the bra cup size of 32A. This gorgeous actress, Portia de Rossi stands with the height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs about 57 kg. She has fascinating blue colored eye and blonde hair.
Portia de Rossi Career Growth
Talking about her career journey and growth, Portia de Rossi started her acting career in 1994 with playing the role of Giddy in the movie titled ‘Sirens’. After initiating acting career in movie ‘Sirens’, she started to get recognize in the movie and television world. In 1997, she appeared as Sorority Sister, Murphy in the movie ‘Scream 2’. After a year of that in 1998, she received wide fame and attention when she showed phenomenal performance as ‘Girl’. Her other appreciable movie roles came in ‘American Intellectuals’, ‘Who Is Cletis Tout?’, ‘I Witness’, ‘The Night We Called It a Day’ and ‘Dead & Breakfast’. In 1995, Portia de Rossi made her television screen debut with playing the role of Maria Hunter in the television series ‘Too Something’. She impressed all people with her exceptional performance in the series for a year. In 1998, she received huge fame and appreciation when she portrayed the character of Nelle Porter in the television series ‘Ally McBeal’. In 2003, she became more popular and received huge appreciation when she portrayed the role of Lindsay BluthFunke in the television series ‘Arrested Development’. At the present time, she is playing the role of Elizabeth North in the political thriller TV series ‘Scandal’.
Portia de Rossi Net Worth
This exceptionally talented Australian actress, Portia de Rossi has accumulated total net worth amount of $20 million dollars.
Portia de Rossi Achievement and Contributions
Portia de Rossi has achieved numerous awards and nominations in her acting career. In the year 1999, she was awarded with ‘Screen Actors Guild Award’ for her brilliant performance in ‘Ally McBeal’. Likewise, she received ‘TV Land Award’ for her exceptional performance in the series ‘Arrested Development’. For more news and recent updates, her fans can follow her on twitter account @portiaderossi.