Ellen DeGeneres

United States

Ellen DeGeneres Bio

Who is Ellen DeGeneres

Ellen DeGeneres is a very talented, gorgeous and renowned television personality from the United States. She has also established herself as an actress, producer and comedian.

Early Life (Childhood)

Ellen was from the upper class family born in Metairie, Louisiana to Betty DeGeneres and Elliott DeGeneres. She has a brother who is a musician and producer. She attended Atlanta High School and after graduating from there, she studied at University of New Orleans and majored in communication studies.

Interesting Facts

Ellen is of English, French, Irish and German descent. Ellen has estimated net worth of $200 million. When she was 16, her step-father tried to molest her but she escaped. Pop queen Madonna is her 11th cousin.

Personal Life

Ellen revealed that she is a lesbian at the end of 1990s. She also has relation with several girls in her life. Now she is married with Portia de Rossi, she is an actress.


She has been honored with several prestigious awards including Emmy Award, Grammy Award, MTV Movie Award, Golden Globe Award and many others.


It was rumored that, after she reveled that she is a lesbian, she got depressed and she was about to give up her acting role.