Unbearable Lightness: A Story of Loss and Gain


Born Mandy Rodgers just outside of Geelong, Portia de Rossi is one of Hollywood's most intriguing and talked about stars. Finding early success in the Australian film Sirens, Portia went on to star in the hit television series Ally McBeal, as well as the cult hit Arrested Development, launching her Hollywood career - and eventual high-profile marriage to Hollywood mega-star Ellen DeGeneres. But behind her success, Portia was plagued by self doubt, depression, anorexia and bulimia. Starving herself and terrified of being ‘outed' by the press, Portia lived a Hollywood nightmare for years. "There is no lonelier place than living with an eating disorder. It forces you to hide from everyone out of fear that someone read more

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ISBN:

9781740669399

Format:

Paperback

Dimensions:

23cm x 15cm

RRP:

$35.00

Category:

Biography and Memoir

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 November 2010

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Portia de Rossi