Opening up: The actress revealed all as she was joined by the cast of TV series Arrested Development for the candid chat - seen here with her talk show host wife at the show's reunion premiere in LA on April 29 It may have been a big step, but it was clearly the right one, as the couple tied the knot in August 2008 and have proved to be a force to be reckoned with ever since, cementing themselves as one of Hollywood's key power couples.
However, rumours are swirling that the 55-year-old talk show host is less than impressed with her wife's cavalier comments about not wanting to be a lesbian, after she revealed that prior to coming out, she hadn't ever met another lesbian and though they were 'strange'.'I'd never met one for a start and I just thought they were strange and that they hated men and they were very serious and I had these ridiculous images in my head and there were no out celebrities or politicians or anybody that I could look to and go, "Oh, I could be like that,"' she said during her interview on The Conversation.
I don't know how much longer she can do this." With an anniversary just a few months away, everyone is noticing the tension between the duo.
When Ellen and Portia stopped by a Hollywood restaurant recently, "Ellen seemed miserable and Portia just looked sad," says one patron.
Tonight, she opens up once more about coming out as gay on the arm of now-wife Ellen De Generes when the cast of Arrested Development sit down for a chat with James Lipton for Bravo's Inside The Actors Studio.
'I was very, very nervous': Portia De Generes (née de Rossi) has revealed during an interview on Inside The Actors Studio, airing tonight, that she officially came out as gay with now-wife Ellen at the 2005 Golden Globes - seen here in June 2008 The Australian actress's supportive castmates, with whom she reunited this year for another season that aired on Netflix, seven years after the comedy series ended its original run, wholeheartedly clapped and cheered as she talked about coming out of the closet.
star said about the secret to maintaining their longtime relationship, especially amid last summer's string of celeb splits.
25, and were spotted shopping along Melrose Avenue earlier that week.
actress opened up about at the star-studded bash over the weekend.
The actress also gave us the scoop on the couple's recent holiday vacation, when the two were photographed with rumored new item Harry Styles and Kendall Jenner in the Caribbean.
"We just talked and hung out for a little bit, and they're lovely people and we just had fun," de Rossi said. I love Harry especially, and I'm just getting to know Kendall, but you know, they're great." When ET caught up with De Generes at the People's Choice Awards last Wednesday, the talk show host might have insinuated that the two young stars are romantically involved, though Styles and Jenner have never confirmed anything about their relationship.
"They're very sweet," De Generes said of the rumored new couple, who were spotted eating at a restaurant on Dec.