Portia Lee James DeGeneres born Amanda Lee Rogers; 31 January 1973 is an Australian-American actress. She is known as her role of Nelle Porter on the American drama series Ally Micheal (1998-2002), with which she won a screen Actors Guild Award, Lindsay Bluth Fünke on the American television sitcom Arrested Development (2003-2006, 2013, 2018-2019), and Elizabeth North on the American political thriller series Scandal (2014-2017).

She is the founder and CEO of the art company General Public.

Portia also portrayed Olivia Lord on the American television drama series Nip/Tuck (2009-2010) and Veronica Palmer on the American television sitcom Better Off Ted (2009-2010).

Meet Michael Rogers, Portia de Rossi’s brother

Michael is the bother of Portia de Rossi. He is married to Casey Rogers, the two have given rise to Perry Rogers and Eva Rogers.