Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi have been married for ten years, which is an eternity in Hollywood. Although there have been rumors that there have been problems in their relationship, these know how to make their marriage work. In celebration of their wedding anniversary, we have 7 things you didn’t know about the happy couple’s relationship:
7. First Meeting
They met back in December 2004 at VH1’s Big in ’04 Awards. “Ellen took my breath away,” she told The Advocate. “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. My knees were weak.” Both of them had recently got out of long term relationships. Ellen had been dating photographer Alexandra Hedison for four years and Portia had been dating singer-songwriter Francesca Gregorina for three years.