Celebrity couple Ellen DeGeneres and Portia De Rossi have reached an important milestone in their relationship. The stars took to social media to announce that they were celebrating nine years of marriage. The pair got married back in 2004 and have had one of the most successful marriages in all of Hollywood. They both shared messages of love to one another through their social media accounts.

Portia de Rossi recalled the moment she first met Ellen in an interview with Oprah

According to People Magazine, Portia de Rossi opened up about the first time that she met her future bride Ellen DeGeneres in an interview with Oprah.

The star revealed that she and Ellen first met socially and that she felt an immediate connection and draw to the comedian.

She stated that the night they met, they did talk for a while and over the next three years, and they continued to run into each other at events and parties. However, Portia stated there was one significant moment when she realized how strongly she felt for Ellen. She claims that when she was at a photo shoot she went over to say hello to Ellen when the TV host turned around.

In a report by E! News, Portia recalled feeling as if an arrow had shot through her heart. She stated that she was incredibly overwhelmed by her feelings for Ellen and that it took her a further ten months to even work up the courage to do anything about them.

Ellen shared a lovely message to her wife on their anniversary

According to the Daily Mail, Ellen DeGeneres has taken to social media to share her love for her wife on their nine-year anniversary. Ellen posted a photograph of the couple on their wedding day back in 2008 and stated that being her wife was the greatest thing that she is.

During an interview with Good Housekeeping Magazine, Ellen DeGeneres revealed that Portia is the only person in the world who understands her completely. She stated that Portia loves her for who she is and supports her every endeavor. The love between the couple is clearly still as strong as when they first married nine years ago.

Fans have taken to social media to congratulate the couple on making it to their nine year wedding anniversary. They have expressed their love and support for both Ellen and Portia and called them role models for both the LGBTQ+ society and for love.

Fans were delighted when back in 2010 Portia made the decision to legally change her name to Portia Lee James DeGeneres. Portia and Ellen are one of the most famous Hollywood couples and have a huge supportive fan base.

Fans were delighted to see the couple sharing their love for one another online for everyone in the world to see.