Portia de Rossi was born January 31, 1973 in Horsham, Victoria, Australia. Portia is known for playing Lindsay Bluth Fünke on the cult television show, Arrested Development and a lawyer on the hit television show, Ally McBeal.
de Rossi married Ellen DeGeneres on August 16, 2008 in their Beverly Hills home. She has legally changed her name to Portia Lee James DeGeneres. Before dating DeGeneres, de Rossi dated singer Francesca Gregorini.