Ellen DeGeneres

BIO



The Hostess With the Mostest

Ellen DeGeneres

  • age

    59

  • hometown

    Metairie, LA

  • status

    Married

  • Partner

    Portia de Rossi

 

In 1986, Ellen was the first female comedian Johnny Carson asked to sit for an interview following her set on The Tonight Show. She came out as a lesbian in a groundbreaking episode of her ABC sitcom Ellen in 1997. The series was subsequently canceled the following year. In 2003, she voiced the character of Dory in the Pixar animated film Finding Nemo and launched her successful daytime talk show The Ellen DeGeneres Show. She has hosted the Oscars, Grammys and Emmys and sat behind the judges’ table for one season of American Idol in 2010.

 



Portia
de Rossi

2004 - current

COUPLE DETAILS

Alexandra
Hedison

2001 - 2004

Anne
Heche

1997 - 2000


rumored relationships