PORTIA de Rossi, the longtime wife of Ellen DeGeneres, was rushed to the hospital on March 19, 2021. The actress has since been released and is "doing well," according to People . What happened to Ellen DeGeneres' wife Portia de Rossi? Portia de Rossi, 48, underwent emergency surgery for appendicitis. " Ellen rushed Portia to the hospital on Friday night, she was in a lot of pain," a source told People. "It was appendicitis and she had surgery." Appendicitis, while a common condition, can cause excruciating pain and can be fatal if not treated quickly. Problems occur when the lining of the appendix is blocked and becomes inflamed. Portia has been married to the 63-year-old Ellen since 2008. It had previously been revealed that ratings for Ellen's show have slipped after she was accused of being "mean." The longtime host received backlash in 2020 after numerous former employees called out her program for allowing a "toxic" work environment. … [Read more...] about What happened to Ellen DeGeneres’ wife Portia de Rossi?
Ellen DeGeneres' wife Portia de Rossi is reportedly 'doing well' after being rushed to hospital with appendicitis on Friday evening. According to her representative, the 48-year-old actress was rushed to hospital but is now recovering and at home with Ellen and is 'doing well'. When Ellen took Portia to the hospital she was in a lot of pain. She reportedly required emergency surgery for appendicitis. Those who suffer from appendicitis - which occurs when there is a painful inflammation of the appendix - usually need surgery to remove the appendix as soon as possible to ensure the appendix does not burst. Ellen, who contracted Covid-19 in December 2020, is currently looking after her wife at their home. Portia de Rossi is reportedly recovering well. … [Read more...] about Ellen DeGeneres’ wife Portia de Rossi recovering well after emergency surgery
Ellen DeGeneres' wife Portia de Rossi is recovering after requiring emergency surgery for appendicitis on Friday evening. The 48-year-old actress was "rushed" to hospital but is now "doing well" at home with Ellen, according to her representative, A source told People : "Ellen rushed Portia to the hospital on Friday night, she was in a lot of pain. "It was appendicitis and she had surgery." Appendicitis is reasonably common and it is when the lining of the appendix is blocked and becomes inflamed. This can cause intense pain and is needed to be treated urgently, usually with surgery, so that the appendix does not burst. Portia is "now resting at home, doing well and Ellen is taking care of her," according to the source. They added: "It was a scare at first, but all good." It has been a particularly stressful time for Ellen in recent months, after she contracted Covid-19 and then faced allegations surrounding the "toxic" environment on her talk show, The Ellen … [Read more...] about Ellen DeGeneres’ wife Portia de Rossi rushed to hospital with appendicitis
It looks like Ellen DeGeneres’s toxic workplace scandal damaged her social repute beyond repair. Months after the storm passed, the comedian was unable to retain her past standing and revenue as the show struggles to continue. According to a report by the New York Times , the talk show host lost over a million viewers for its 18th season following the entire debacle with the work place scandal. The report citing research firm Nielsen states that the once-revered show after premiering its new season in September averaged 1.5 million viewers, which is down from 2.6 million. Apart from her scandal, DeGeneres’s COVID-19 diagnosis in December too led to the show’s ratings taking a hit as The Ellen Show’s had to then go for an unplanned hiatus. The loss of viewers also led to a loss of revenue as the show brought $27million less from advertisers this year as compared to 2019-2020’s $131 million. Dean of Chapman University’s Dodge College of film and media arts, Stephen … [Read more...] about Ellen DeGeneres loses viewers and revenue after her fame crumbles
Ellen DeGeneres has revealed details of the moment her wife Portia de Rossi collapsed on the bedroom floor with appendicitis. The 63-year-old TV star opened Tuesday's The Ellen DeGeneres Show with a pre-recorded monologue, in which she spoke about Portia's hospitalisation and emergency surgery over the weekend. The comedian also tried to make light of the situation as joked about Portia, 48, wanting to "go to bed" early, when she was doubled up in pain. Ellen said that Portia told her around 7.30pm: "I'm not feeling well. I want to go to bed." The talk show host joked: "And it was like eight o'clock and that's early. I'm not used to going to bed that early. We go to bed around 8.30." Ellen said that she took some medicine to help her sleep at the same time as her wife but was abruptly woken to find Portia on the floor in pain. She recalled: "I look over and Portia is not in bed next to me. "I get out of bed and I find Portia on the floor on all fours. And I'm like, … [Read more...] about Ellen DeGeneres shares harrowing moment wife Portia de Rossi collapsed in bedroom