18. Jane Lynch
Jane Lynch is an actor, singer, and comedienne. She first achieved notice when she starred in the improve mockumentary Best in Show. She has played many characters in many different works such asTalladega Nights: The Ballad of Rick Bobby, The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Role Models, The Three Stooges, Two and a Half Men, iCarly, Weeds, and many others. She has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Her awards include a Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress, Emmy Award, and People’s Choice Award, among others. Lynch is openly gay and is married to Lara Embry.
17. Portia de Rossi
Portia de Rossi is the famous wife of comedienne and talk show host Ellen Degeneres. Portia is known for playing a variety of characters, such as Lindsay Bluth Funke on Arrested Development. Portia has also starred on Ally McBeal, Nip/Tuck, and Scandal, as Elizabeth North. She was born in Australia and worked as a model before moving to Los Angeles in 1994. She was married to a man, filmmaker Mel Metcalfe from 1996 to 2001. She began dating Ellen in 2004 and in 2010 Portia published her autobiography, Unbearable Lightness. The story documents her difficult struggles with anorexia and bulimia.