Did You Know This About Minnie Driver?

We know how she feels about losing to Ellen, but here are some other fun facts we learned about Minnie while she was here.

  • In the early 1990s, Minnie Driver was a part of an electronica-tinged band called Puff, Rocks, and Brown.
  • She has a dog, Bubba, a rescued Black Lab.
  • She began her career by singing and playing the guitar in London restaurants.
  • She is a sucker for "The X Factor."
  • Minnie Driver's worst Christmas gift was a thong with her name on it in rhinestones.
  • She has been a devoted supporter of Oxfam for more than 15 years, an organization that is part of a global movement for change, to build a future free from the injustice of poverty.
  • She is a friend of Joshua Radin's, musician that performed at Ellen and Portia's wedding.
  • She has one son, Henry Story. She reads at his pre-school twice a week and has already introduced him to music. She bought him a ukulele and he can already play three chords.

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