|Original Name||Portia Lee James DeGeneres|
|Net Worth||$25 million|
|Source of Income||Acting|
|Annual Income||$3 Million|
|Husband||Ellen DeGeneres (current)
Mel Metcalfe (ex)
The 42-year old Portia de Rossi has net worth is over $20 million who one of the highest paid Australian-American actresses.
Although the actress was likely to slow down in her career, she is not back to the top position. According to People with Money, Portia de Rossi is reported to be the highest paid actress in the world. Her combined net worth in the year 2014 was $18 million, which rose to $20 million in 2016.
Born in 1973, in Victoria, Australia, Portia de Rossi became the US citizen in 2011. Her autobiography, Unbearable Lightness became very popular. Married to Ellen DeGeneres, Portia de Rossi legally changed her name in 2008 to Portia Lee James DeGeneres.
It is not only acting made her popular and added to her wealth, but also various other sources such as residuals and upfront pay contributed to add to her net worth. She also made a considerable income to add on from the advertising works, profit participation and from endorsements.
Portia de Rossi is a beautiful actress, who became very popular acting in Ally McBeal in the role, Nelle Porter. She was married to the popular TV host, Ellen DeGeneres. This rich actress started her career as a model. She first appeared in the movie Siren in 1994. She also appeared in many TV shows including Ally McBeal and Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher. She also proved her outstanding performance in Arrested Development, which boosted her overall net worth to a huge amount.
Portia de Rossi became very popular and added more to her income by appearing on a TV series Scandal as Elizabeth North. Portia de Rossi is not only passionate and interested in acting career, but also show more interest in supporting many charitable organizations. She supports an African AIDS relief organization, Locks of Love and Alley Cat Allies.