Ellen dating portia de
Well, neither of their lives would ever be the same, because they've been together ever since, but de Rossi emerged like a butterfly from her chrysalis, slowly but surely and star hadn't been avoiding relationships with women, not since her 1999 divorce from Mel Metcalfe, anyway.
(The Australian actress says she married him for the green card, but in the end she couldn't bring herself to take advantage of their "great, caring relationship.") In fact, she was in a relationship with writer and filmmaker Francesca Gregorini when she met De Generes.
"I'll be counting my blessings for Christmas."Despite the (sometimes literal) storms they've handily weathered, like any famous couple Ellen and Portia's soul-mates-finding-each-other story hasn't excused them from the annoyances of being in the public eye.
They've been the subject of as many split rumors as anybody, triggered by anything as innocuous-seeming as a missed award show or a bare ring finger, enough so that De Generes joked about them on her show in 2013.
Any breakup is just awful, but then to be dragged through the press, while it's happening, in real time, it's definitely not a picnic. I definitely went down for the count, for a couple months there, but, it definitely gave me a resolve to pick myself up, and make something of myself, and my life..."We were meant to be together for that point in time, and, and then not, and I think she's found a great partner for her.
She said she had been flipping through a tabloid that put on its cover that her marriage was crumbling, only to find that article ripped out.