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Rumors that Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi are headed for divorce have been circulating for several weeks now.

Portia completed a rehab stint back in May, and sources close to the couple have claimed that she sought treatment after being issued an ultimatum by Ellen.

Portia de Rossi and Ellen DeGeneres

De Rossi reportedly displayed violent tendencies while drunk, and after numerous fights (which Portia may have videotaped), Ellen reportedly got fed up and demanded that Portia quit drinking.

Now, it seems that Ellen's behavior may have actually triggered Portia's excessive boozing.

A friend of the couple's tells In Touch that Ellen "had an affair with one of their mutual friends right before Ellen's rehab stint in May." The insider adds that Ellen's infidelity prompted Portia to embark on a disastrous bender.

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According to various reports, Portia de Rossi and Ellen DeGeneres may be headed for divorce.

And in what could be even worse news for the talk show icon, de Rossi may have been in the habit of covertly videotaping the couple's violent fights with the goal of exploiting Ellen should they ever break up.

Portia de Rossi and Ellen DeGeneres

"Portia secretly taped some of their fights. She was drunk," a source tells In Touch. "Then she threatened to expose Ellen as controlling and manipulating."

The insider claims DeGeneres flew into a rage when she discovered de Rossi's scheme and proceeded to smash Portia's phone to ensure the footage wouldn't get out.

Sources say Ellen and Portia are currently struggling to save their marriage and de Rossi recently completed a stint in an alcoholism treatment facility.

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Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi married in 2008 and have appeared to be the perfect Hollywood couple ever since.

Now it seems as though their sunny public appearances may have been masking some serious serious marital troubles:

Ellen and Portia Party

In Touch reports that Portia checked into a Malibu treatment facility in May to try and kick her drug and alcohol addictions.

Her decision to seek help was reportedly the result of a realization that her bad habits were destroying her marriage.

"They got into an ugly fight," a source tells the tabloid. "Portia hadn't been happy for a while and was drinking and isolating [herself] and Ellen confronted her. Portia lost it and blamed Ellen for driving her to drink."

The magazine claims that Portia sought treatment just days after that blow-out fight.

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