Mockingbird Lane Portia De Rossi

De Rossi, born Amanda Lee Rogers in Horsham, Victoria, Australia. In 1988, at the age of 15, Rogers adopted the name Portia de Rossi, by which she remains best known. In 2005, she explained that she had intended to reinvent herself, using the given name of Portia, a character from William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice, and an Italian last name.