De Rossi changes name to DeGeneres

De Rossi changes name to DeGeneres

Actress Portia de Rossi is now officially Mrs DeGeneres.

The 'Ally McBeal' and 'Nip/Tuck' star has been granted permission to change her name by a judge in Los Angeles.

She married talk show host Ellen DeGeneres in 2008.

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