12 Facts You Didn’t Know About Ellen Degeneres and Portia De Rossi


There are cute and charming Hollywood couples, and then there are Ellen Degeneres and Portia De Rossi. Beautiful people, exceptional sense of humor, and adorable when talking about their feelings to one another.

A perfect example of true love. And here’s what you might not have known about them.


1. They’ve been married for 8 years.


They got married in September, 2008.

2. Age Difference


Ellen is fifteen years older than Portia.

3. They Got Married At Home


When California allowed same-sex marriage in 2008, they got married in the comfort of their home in Beverly Hills.

4. No Lies


They have an agreement that they would never lie to each other. Not even white lies!

5. It was love at first sight.


Portia immediately fell for Ellen when she saw her in 2004.

6. They Met At A Social Gathering


Portia has explained in the past that they were introduced to one another at a social gathering. Though she wasn’t openly gay at the time, Portia admitted that Ellen made her feel weak at the knees.

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