Moment of shock for Ellen DeGeneres (62, "Seriously … I'm Kidding") and her wife Portia de Rossi (47, "Arrested Development"): There was a break-in in her house. The thieves captured valuable jewelry and several watches.
The incident happened according to a press release from the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office already on July 4th in Montecito, California. The investigators assume that the burglars have deliberately targeted the moderator's property. The sheriff's office is currently working with other authorities to investigate a connection with other celebrity break-ins.
Ellen DeGeneres is one of the most famous faces on US television. In her talk show "The Ellen DeGeneres Show", the 62-year-old regularly hosts mega stars. Since 2008 she has been married to the Australian actress Portia de Rossi, who became known for her role as Nelle Porter in the series "Ally McBeal".