Portia de Rossi is an American former actress, model, and philanthropist who rose to prominence in the quirky comedy series ‘Arrested Development’ as Lindsay Bluth, the spoiled and oblivious daughter of Jeffrey Tambor’s George Bluth. From 2009 to 2010, she starred as Veronica Palmer in the American television sitcom Better Off Ted. She is also well-known for her marriage to comedian, actress, and television host Ellen DeGeneres. Pay attention to biography!
Portia de Rossi Biography
Portia de Rossi was born on 31 January 1973. She is currently 47 years old. Her birthplace is Horsham, Victoria, Australia. She became a citizen of the United States in September 2011. Portia de Rossi was named after her parents, Margaret, a medical receptionist, and Barry Rogers, a Jewish immigrant. Her father died when she was nine years old. Grovedale is where she grew up. At the age of 15, Rogers adopted the name Portia de Rossi, by which she is best known today. She went to Geelong Grammar School for her education. She later enrolled at the University of Melbourne. She went to law school there.
Portia de Rossi Height & Weight
Portia de Rossi has a height of 5 feet and 6 inches. She weighs approximately 57 kg (125 lbs). Her body dimensions are 34-25-36 inches. She has a 33 D bra cup size. She is also a fitness instructor. She is obsessed with healthy eating and simple workout routines.
|Real Name||Portia Lee James DeGeneres|
|Age||47 years old|
|Birthday||31 January 1973|
|Profession||Actress, model, philanthropist|
|Famous For||American drama series Ally McBeal|
|Birthplace||Horsham, Victoria, Australia|
|Current Residence||Los Angeles, California|
|Height/ Tall||Feet & Inches: 5’6″
Centimetres: 167 cm
Meters: 1.67 m
|Weight||Kilograms: 57 Kg
Pounds: 125 lbs
|Bra Cup Size||33 D|
|Shoe Size||7 (US)|
|Husband/ Spouse||Mel Metcalfe (Divorced)|
|Net Worth||Approx U.S $50 million|
When it comes to her career, she first appeared in the Australian film Sirens in 1994. She later relocated to Los Angeles to pursue her acting career. She appeared as a guest on several TV shows and was cast as a regular in Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher. Following this, she rose to fame after being cast in the film Scream 2.
When she joined the main cast of Ally McBeal in 1998, she gained national attention. She was ranked 69th in Stuff Magazine’s 100 Sexiest Women, 31st in Femme Fatales’ Sexiest Women of 2003 list, and 24th in Maxim’s 100 Sexiest Women List in 2004; in late 2006, Blender named her one of the hottest women in film and television. She was also named one of People’s 100 Most Beautiful in a special edition.
How much is Portia de Rossi’s net worth? Her net worth is estimated to be in the $50 million range. Her primary source of income is acting.
Portia de Rossi Husband & Marriage
Who is Portia de Rossi’s Boyfriend? She married talk show host and comedian Ellen DeGeneres in 2008. In 2004, the two first met backstage at an awards show. She later revealed her sexual orientation in public. She and DeGeneres got engaged in 2008 when DeGeneres proposed, and they married on August 16, 2008, at their Beverly Hills home. Both DeGeneres and de Rossi became vegans in 2008, though DeGeneres has since stated that she is no longer vegan. They have adopted a number of rescued animals.
She previously married documentary filmmaker Mel Metcalfe from 1996 to 1999, according to her dating history. De Rossi then dated director Francesca Gregorini from 2001 to 2004. Later, in late 2004, the couple split up because Portia de Rossi began dating her current husband, Ellen DeGeneres. At the moment, the couple is childless.
Portia de Rossi is active on several social media platforms and has a sizable following. He has over 1.5m followers on Instagram.