Meanwhile, talk show queen Ellen DeGeneres had double cause for sending birthday wishes.
“Happy birthday, @KerryWashington! You're hands down my second favorite person on #Scandal whose birthday is today,” she tweeted, referencing her wife and Washington’s costar, Portia De Rossi’s, 44th birthday.
Happy birthday to the magnificent @kerrywashington love you sister friend! Donating now for your bday to @ACLU 🙌🏽🙌🏽🙌🏽😘😘😘