Ellen Lee DeGeneres Biography, Net Worth, Age, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family, Fact, and More

Ellen Lee DeGeneres

Ellen Lee DeGeneres is an American artist and author who owns a production house and is a weekend television host. She has worked in the industry as a comedian for a significant time, has taken charge of three prime talk shows before, and is the winner of 30 plus Daytime Emmy Awards.

Ellen Lee DeGeneres Biography And Net Worth

Net Worth         $500 Million
Full Name          Ellen Lee DeGeneres
Date of Birth     January 26, 1958
Age                    64 (in 2022)
Birthplace          Metairie, Lousiana, US 
Profession          Host, Artist  
Spouse               Portia De Rossi         
Ellen Lee DeGeneres

Early Life and Educational History 

Ellen was born on the 26th of January, 1958, in Louisiana. She is a well-educated woman and went to Atlanta School for her initials and then enrolled at New Orleans University for her graduation. Along with her studies, she has worked in a private law firm as an assistant clerk to finance her needs. 

Family Background 

Her parents got divorced when she entered her teens, and she mainly lived with her brother, who is the current assistant producer and makes music beats casually. 

Professional Career of Ellen DeGeneres

In 1980 Ellen began her career as a comedian in local theatre and was auditioned by a producer to appear on the show Johny Carson. For three years, she played comedic roles and some short stories. However, in 1985, she made her debut in Hollywood by getting cast into EDTV, Mr, Wrong and many more. 

She has also worked as a voice artist in animated films and kids’ channel programs, including movies, cartoons, and commercials. By the late 90s, Ellen started live shows and was confirmed as a lesbian on an Oprah show that left everyone in awe. Furthermore, she has remained the host of major American award shows such as Grammy Awards, Academy Awards, Daytime Emmy etc.

Ellen has a million followers on her Instagram and Twitter. On Twitter, she has 77 million followers and is known as the 8th most followed celebrity on Twitter in the United States.

Personal Life of Ellen DeGeneres

Ellen is a lesbian, and she found out about this fact in 1996. At first, she was confused and went through her therapies but later found out that she is an LGBT and did detailed research before stepping in.

Since 2008 she has been married to Portia de Rossi, an American model who is spending the best time of their lives in California. 

Ellen Lee DeGeneres

What is the Net Worth of Ellen DeGeneres?

Ellen DeGeneres is a millionaire, and Forbes has confirmed that her estimated net worth in 2022 is 500 million dollars. The sources are her contribution towards American television, which has been paying around $80 million yearly.


The famous show Ellen named “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” has been winning the best show award from 2003 to this year without any pause. Daytime Emmy Awards have become a ritual of going to her production house annually. 

Physical Appearance

Height: 5’ 5” (in feet)
Weight: 54 (in Kg)
Figure measurements: 32-28-34 inches
Eye color: Hazel
Hair color: Blonde


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