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De Rossi herself made the decision to depart the Scandal series, saying, "I am incredibly grateful for my time here at Scandal.
I will miss playing Elizabeth North but I've made the decision to focus on a business opportunity. " Creator Shonda Rhimes added, "I have been a fan of Portia's for years and it was an honor to have her join our Scandal family." De Rossi was married to documentary film-maker Mel Metcalfe, from 1996 to 1999, initially part of a plan to get a green card, though she did not go through with the plan.
So, we’re not exactly shocked that Portia has opted to switch teams again and began dating men – if Ellen didn’t want to go to fertility clinics with her or consider hiring a surrogate, then it looks like Portia is going to try to have a baby the old-fashioned way, with a man!
According to GLOBE Magazine’s insiders, Ellen is not taking the break-up well.
In 2005, she explained she had intended to reinvent herself, using the given name of Portia, a character from William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice, and an Italian last name.
She was educated at Melbourne Girls Grammar School and the University of Melbourne, where she studied law.
Portia De Rossi is so over Ellen, and women all together – she has a new boyfriend!
After months of divorce rumors, Ellen De Generes and Portia De Rossi’s marriage is over – a divorce is imminent.
Soon afterward, she moved to Los Angeles and won guest roles on several TV shows and a permanent role in Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher, before landing a part in the film Scream 2. From 2003–06, de Rossi starred as Lindsay Bluth Fünke on Fox Television's Arrested Development. Kennedy, Jr.'s wife, Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy, in the made-for-TV movie America's Prince: The John F. In 2005 she portrayed Zela, a fortune-teller, in the Wes Craven thriller Cursed.
Portia Lee James De Generes (born Amanda Lee Rogers; 31 January 1973), also known professionally as Portia de Rossi is an Australian and American actress, model, and philanthropist.
She is best known for starring as Nelle Porter on the American drama series Ally Mc Beal (1998–2002), for which she won a Screen Actors Guild Award, as Lindsay Bluth Fünke on the American television sitcom Arrested Development (2003–2006, 2013), and as Elizabeth North on the American political thriller series Scandal (2014–2017).
De Rossi joined Scandal in the fourth season in a recurring role, before being upped to a series regular for the fifth season.
In April 2017, in season six, de Rossi's character, Elizabeth North, was killed off by a golf club attack.
She grew up in Grovedale, a suburb of Geelong, Victoria, and modelled for print and TV commercials as a child.