April 12th, 2013
03:00 PM ET
Portia de Rossi is perfectly content being a
Off-screen, however, babies just aren’t in the cards for the “Arrested Development” star and her talk show host wife of nearly five years, Ellen DeGeneres.
“There comes some pressure in your mid-30s, and you think, ‘Am I going to have kids so I don’t miss out on something that other people really seem to love? Or is it that I really genuinely want to do this with my whole heart?’ ” de Rossi told OUT magazine.
“I didn’t feel that my response was ‘yes’ to the latter,” she continued. “You have to really want to have kids, and neither of us did. So it’s just going to be me and Ellen and no babies - but we’re the best of friends and married life is blissful, it really is. I’ve never been happier than I am right now.”
De Rossi is currently gearing up for “Arrested Development’s” fourth season, to premiere on Netflix May 26.
She plays Lindsay Bluth Fünke, mom to daughter Maeby, on the series that aired on Fox from 2003 to 2006.
“Some of the funniest stuff I have ever seen in my whole life is in this new season,” she teases.
See the full interview at OUT.com.
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