"I ran into Ellen at a photo shoot and she took my breath away.
That had never happened to me in my life, where I saw somebody and [experienced] all of those things you hear about in songs and read about in poetry. They officially started dating after attending show in December 2004.
“I don't think we're going to have kids,” she said, before adding, “We're very happily married without children.” In August 2010, the actress went with tradition and filed paperwork to legally take her wife’s name and became Portia De Generes.
For work purposes, she would remain Portia de Rossi.
This report comes amid speculations about Ellen De Generes’ divorce with Portia de Rossi after eight years of marriage.
Three months later, on August 16, the ladies wed in front of 19 guests in an intimate ceremony at their Beverly Hills home.
The following year, Ellen made it clear she and Portia had no plans to add to their family.
Ellen De Generes and Portia de Rossi are not going on “date nights” in a “least-ditch attempt to save their marriage,” despite a new tabloid report. We’re told, “It’s just so untrue.” According to , “After eight years of marriage, Ellen De Generes and Portia de Rossi are dating again.” The tabloid alleges the two are “going on the therapist-recommended date nights as part of a last-ditch effort to save their troubled union.” A so-called “source” tells the magazine, “Part of their therapy is to go on more date nights.
That’s why they’ve been seen out and about more together lately.” After noting how the couple was recently spotted at a pre-Oscar party as well as shopping, the supposed “source” adds, “It’s all about spending quality time together, but still giving each other space during the workday.” The often disproven publication further claims that prior to these “date nights,” De Generes and de Rossi’s relationship was “hanging on by a thread.” Its alleged insider is quoted as saying, “Ellen and Portia had been fighting more than ever…