Ellen De Generes is currently married to Portia de Rossi.She has been in three celebrity relationships averaging approximately 6.4 years each. Given Name: Ellen Lee De Generes Nickname: Elle Age: 58 (1/26/1958)Occupation: Entertainment - Comedian Most Famous For: The Ellen Degeneres Show "We are like, 'The baby better not come on our anniversary or else we are going to be celebrating every anniversary at a Chuck E.

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She also portrayed Veronica Palmer on the ABC sitcom Better Off Ted and Olivia Lord on Nip/Tuck.

She is married to American stand-up comedian, television host and actress Ellen De Generes.

She currently appears on Scandal as Elizabeth North.

She grew up in Grovedale, a suburb of Geelong, Victoria, and modelled for print and TV commercials as a child.

In 1988, at the age of 15, Rogers adopted the name Portia de Rossi, by which she remains best known.

In 2005, she explained that she had intended to reinvent herself, using the given name of Portia, a character from William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice, and an Italian last name.She was educated at Melbourne Girls Grammar School and the University of Melbourne, where she studied law.She has admitted, in an interview she gave to the Daily Mail, to having struggled with anorexia nervosa throughout her teens and young adulthood, from which she credits the love of Ellen De Generes and her intensive treatment for having saved her.Her first significant role was playing a young and impressionable model in the Australian 1994 film Sirens.Soon afterwards she moved to Los Angeles, and won guest roles on several TV shows, and a permanent role in Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher, before landing a part in the film Scream 2. From 2003–06, de Rossi starred as Lindsay Bluth Fünke on Fox Television's Arrested Development. Kennedy, Jr.'s wife, Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy, in the made-for-TV movie America's Prince: The John F. Story in 2003 and an Australian reporter who inspires a protest against Frank Sinatra during a concert tour in The Night We Called It a Day, also in 2003.During this time in the United States, de Rossi worked diligently to replace her Australian accent with her current American one. In 2005 she portrayed a fortune-teller named Zela in the Wes Craven thriller Cursed.