According to the actress, though, the couple's TGIT date nights seem to be a bit smoother when DeGeneres watches Scandal separate from her. Since she is on the series, de Rossi says she can't help but watch with a critical eye and sometimes gets shushed for making comments related to the program.
"Recently, she's watched it separately from me, which is also really fun," de Rossi said. "It's nice when she can watch it as a fan, and not me watching it as a critical actor."
The show had plenty to be happy about on Tuesday, as they received an early renewal for season six, which they got to celebrate with fans at the festival. While interacting with viewers, Tony Goldwyn got some feedback that not everyone is happy with bachelor President Fitz having romps in the White House.