What Is The Net Worth Of Australian-American Model & Actress Portia de Rossi?

Best known for her role in the American political thriller series Scandal from 2014 to 2017, Portia de Rossi is an American-Australian actress and model. She is also popular for being the partner of comedian, TV host and actress Ellen DeGeneres.

Since her debut from the film Sirens, she has appeared in films like American Intellectuals, Stigmata, I Witness, Cursed, and more. As of 2022, Portia de Rossi has an estimated net worth of $50 million. Let us dig into her lifestyle, assets, house, and cars.

Portia Is The Owner of a Net Worth of $20 Million- Income Sources, Career, And Salary

De Rossi has been professionally active in the industry for around a quarter of a century since 1994 and has amassed impressive fortunes. As per Celebrity Net Worth, Rossi has an estimated net worth of $50 million as of June 2022. She generates her net worth from her multiple careers as a model and actress.

Her net worth is almost in the same range to actresses Mindy Kaling ($24 million), Jenna Fischer ($15 million), and Amy Poehler ($25 million).


She made her film debut from the 1994 film Sirens which won her guest roles in several other TV shows and film. She then landed a lead role in the American sitcom Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher from 1996 to 1998.

Her international fame came with her performance in the American legal comedy-drama series Ally McBeal. She portrayed the role of Nelle Porter alongside Greg Germann, Lisa Nicole Carson, Lucy Liu, Calista Flockhart, Peter MacNicol, and others. She appeared in the show from 1998 to 2002.

The following year, she joined the cast of Fox Television’s Arrested Development until 2006. Since then, Rossi got featured in films like I Witness, The Night We Called It a Day, Dead & Breakfast, Unity, and TV shows like Nip/Tuck, Mockingbird Lane, Sean Saves the World and others.

In 2014, Portia joined the cast of an American political thriller TV series Scandal. She appeared in the show as Elizabeth North from the fourth season to season six. As of May, Rossi announced her retirement from the acting field and would only make exception appearance in Arrested Development.

Endorsements Deals, Sponsorship, And Social Media Earnings

Like any other celebrities, Portia is also sponsored by several brands and companies. She has also endorsed popular brands and designers to date.

Her social media account also helps to add a decent amount of money to her fortune. She has 1.2 million followers on Instagram and 354k on Twitter. As per IMH, she is estimated to earn $2,578 to $4,297 per post from Instagram.

Charity And Philanthropic Works

Portia is involved in several kinds of philanthropic works. She supports organizations like Lots of Love, which provide wigs to children suffering from hair loss caused by chemotherapy or suffering from alopecia.

Rossi is also involved with fundraising organizations like FXB International, The Art of Elysium, and African AIDS. She also supports Alley Cat Allies which is an organization working for improving and protecting the lives of cats. Similarly, she and her partner Ellen are also the supporters of The Gentle Barn which is a sanctuary for abused animals.

Assets, House, Cars, Lifestyle, Tax, Insurance, And Expenses

Portia resides in a million-dollar mansion with her partner and family in California. The couple owned several million-dollar mansion over time.

They listed their Santa Barbara home for the asking price of $45 million and later dropping it to $39.5 million. The duo purchased the house in 2013 for $26.5 million.

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Similarly, in 2017, the couple listed their Carpinteria, California home which covered 5,979 sq.ft with 4 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, and 883 sq.ft guesthouse with 1 bedroom and 2 bathrooms. Portia and Ellen purchased the house for $15.9 million and later listed in the market with the asking price of $18.6 million.

She along with wife Ellen has a huge shoe collection.

Also, they were reported to be selling their oceanfront estate in Carpinteria for $24 million.

Does Portia Own Cars? Check Out Her Car Collections

Portia rides around expensive cars like:

  • Porsche 911 Carrera 4S- $133,000
  • Porsche Cayenne- $82,900
  • Ferrari GTC4lusso- $40,000
  • Porsche Panamera- $102,900
  • Range Rover Vogue- $89,000

Besides this, information regarding her tax payment is not revealed. She surely gives away quite a lot from her net worth of $20 million.

Did Portia de Rossi Really Went Under The Knife?

After a new season of Arrested Development was released on Netflix, Portia’s fans began to talk about how her skin looked doubtfully flawless after all this time.

Some even claimed that Portia did plastic surgery and had her forehead, cheekbones, and brow lift. She was also rumored to get breast implants, rhinoplasty, and botox injection.

Normally, in the United States, Botox injection coast around $300 to $1000 for flat rates, whereas, per-unit rates ranges around $10 to $15 dollar. Rhinoplasty can cost around $5,000 to $10,000, likewise, breast augmentation surgery cost around $3,708.

She, however, has nor addressed the rumor yet.

Portia de Rossi’s Personal Life- Age, Height, Family, Husband, And Marriage

Born Amanda Lee Rogers on 31st January 1973 in Horsham, Victoria, Australia to mother Margaret, and father Barry Rogers. She later decided to reinvent her name as, Portia, from a character from William Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice and gave herself an Italian surname.

De Rossi holds dual nationality American and Australian and comes from the white ethnic background. She attended Melbourne Girls Grammar School and later went to the University of Melbourne and studied law.

As of 2022, she is 49 years old. Portia stands 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm) tall in height.

The Story of Portia And Ellen Love Affairs And Marriage 

Moving unto her personal life, Amanda is currently married to Ellen DeGeneres whom she met during an award show in late 2004. Her wife Ellen is one of the loved, followed, and admired television hosts of all time. She is also an acclaimed actress and a comedian who holds the net worth of around $450 million.


The pair came out in 2005 and Portia and Ellen got engaged in early 2008. They tied the knot in August the same year in midst of their family and few friends.

Portia Was Previously Married To Mel Metcalfe

Prior to this, Portia was still in the closet and was married to film-maker Mel Metcalfe. The pair tied the knot in 1996 and divorced in 1999. After that, Rossi also dated director Francesca Gregorini from 2001 to 2004. She came out as lesbian after meeting the love of her life, Ellen.