Portia de Rossi

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Portia Lee James DeGeneres (born Amanda Lee Rogers; 31 January 1973), known professionally as Portia de Rossi, is an Australian-American businesswoman, philanthropist, and former model and actress. She is best known for starring as Nelle Porter on the American drama series Ally McBeal (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, 2018–2019), and as Elizabeth North on the American political thriller series Scandal (2014–2017). She is currently founder and CEO of the art company General Public.She also portrayed Olivia Lord on the American television drama series Nip/Tuck (2007–2009) and Veronica Palmer on the American television sitcom Better Off Ted (2009–2010). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Portia de Rossi has received more than 15,213,597 page views. Her biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Portia de Rossi is the 2,463rd most popular actor (up from 2,705th in 2019), the 93rd most popular biography from Australia (up from 116th in 2019) and the 28th most popular Australian Actor.

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  • 49

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  • 3.92

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  • 4.90

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Among actors, Portia de Rossi ranks 2,463 out of 10,030Before her are Maureen Stapleton, Harry Carey Jr., Goran Višnjić, Gordon Liu, Lolita Torres, and William Atherton. After her are Donal Logue, Gustaf Molander, Alan Thicke, Helena Rojo, Martin Short, and Jacki Weaver.

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Among people born in 1973, Portia de Rossi ranks 75Before her are Christian Panucci, Tim Kang, Savo Milošević, Tyra Banks, Pharrell Williams, and Rose McGowan. After her are Nasser Al-Khelaifi, Ioan Gruffudd, Neve Campbell, Jan Ullrich, Takeshi Kaneshiro, and Brandi Love.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Portia de Rossi ranks 93 out of 790Before her are Vernon Wells (1945), Toni Collette (1972), Mark Webber (1976), Colin Burgess (1946), Bruce Beresford (1940), and Alex O'Loughlin (1976). After her are Jacki Weaver (1947), John Williams (1941), James Aldridge (1918), Elle Macpherson (1964), Judy Davis (1955), and Ashley Cooper (1936).

Among ACTORS In Australia

Among actors born in Australia, Portia de Rossi ranks 28Before her are Bryan Brown (1947), Jason Clarke (1969), Leo McKern (1920), Vernon Wells (1945), Toni Collette (1972), and Alex O'Loughlin (1976). After her are Jacki Weaver (1947), Judy Davis (1955), Julian McMahon (1968), Jesse Spencer (1979), Bob Morley (1984), and Anthony LaPaglia (1959).

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