Roseann O'Donnell is an American comedian, producer, actress, author, and television personality. She began her comedy career as a teenager and received her breakthrough on the television series Star Search in 1984. After a series of television and film roles that introduced her to a larger national audience, O'Donnell hosted her own syndicated daytime talk show, The Rosie O'Donnell Show, between 1996 and 2002, which won several Daytime Emmy Awards. During this period, she developed the nickname "Queen of Nice", as well as a reputation for philanthropic efforts. From 2006 to 2007, O'Donnell endured a controversial run as the moderator on the daytime talk show The View, which included a public feud with Donald Trump and on-air disputes regarding the Bush administration's policies with the Iraq War. She hosted Rosie Radio on Sirius XM Radio between 2009 and 2011, and from 2011 to 2012 hosted a second, short-lived talk show on OWN, The Rosie Show.
|Born:||Roseann O'Donnell, March 21, 1962, Commack, New York, U.S.|
|Residence:||Nyack, New York, U.S, Star Island, Florida, U.S.|
|Occupation:||Television presenter, comedian, actress, author, producer|
|Relatives:||Daniel J. O'Donnell (brother)|
|Twitter:||Rosie O'Donnell's Twitter profile|
|Facebook:||Rosie O'Donnell's Facebook profile|
|IMDb:||Rosie O'Donnell's IMDb|
About Kelli Carpenter-O'Donnell
One-time partner of actress and talk show personality Rosie O'Donnell. Also an entrepreneur, she founded a travel planning company called R Family Vacations that catered to gay and lesbian families.
Early in her career, she held a high-ranking position in the marketing department of Nickelodeon.
She and Rosie O'Donnell raised three adopted children and one biological child through a sperm donor father.
She was with Rosie O'Donnell for six years before the two legally wed in San Francisco in 2004. The two separated in 2007, and Carpenter married Anne Steele in 2013.
San Francisco mayor Gavin Newsom passed a law allowing gay marriage in the city shortly before O'Donnell and Carpenter married.
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