Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi were allegedly leading separate lives, but won’t separate because “too much is at stake.”
Ellen DeGeneres and Poria de Rossi have been married for over a decade. Throughout the years of their marriage, the couple has faced non-stop gossip about their relationship. In March 2019, Radar Online alleged that they were leading separate lives but were not splitting for some reason.
Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi leading separate lives
RadarOnline.com reported that Ellen DeGeneres wasn’t herself at the time because of her wife. An insider told the outlet that de Rossi hadn’t been showing up in the office.
“Ellen has been in a slump lately,” the insider claimed. “Portia has not been at the offices in like three weeks.”
The same source also alleged that their marriage was at breaking point. In fact, “Ellen has not talked about Portia.”
The daytime talk show host was allegedly upset about her relationship status with Portia. The Scandal star was also feeling the same.
“Portia is at her wit’s end,” the source added.
“As much as they try to deny any problems, it’s pretty clear they’re leading separate lives.”
Ellen and Portia not separating
However, the same source added that despite the drama involving the couple, they were not splitting. Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi were allegedly sticking with their marriage, whether it’s healthy or not for a reason.
The couple “will never truly split because Portia needs Ellen just as much as Ellen needs her,” the tipster explained.
“Too much is at stake now.”
Ellen and Portia rumor debunked
The report was not true. The source alleged that the couple were no longer happy and only chose to stick together. However, based on Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi’s post on social media, they are happy and contented with each other.
Also, Ellen and Portia have been subjected to various rumors over the years. The report about them feuding and separating are no longer new.
Thus, one has to take those reports with a grain of salt.
Host grateful to wife
Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi spent the lockdown together. However, The Ellen DeGeneres Show host was in hot water. Several came forward and attested that Ellen was mean to them despite promoting kindness on her show.
The host reportedly struggled with her mean reputation. She thought the criticisms would eventually stop, but it keeps coming.
“Ellen is at the end of her rope. She thought this was all just sour grapes from a few haters. But it’s not a passing thing — the hits just keep coming,” a source said.
Despite the backlash, Portia didn’t leave her wife. She sticks with Ellen, and the latter is very grateful to Portia for that.
“Ellen’s so grateful to have Portia in her life as a soulmate and a sounding board,” the tipster said.
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