Rosie O'Donnell and Gretchen Mol also star in the Showtime series' reimagining of the classic 1980 film.
The actor told the former talk show host that it's best to Google someone before making "a public apology for a very awkward private encounter."
The comedian issued a public apology on TikTok after assuming Priyanka Chopra Jonas was Deepak Chopra's daughter.
The actor and comedian described what she's seen of the Amazon series, which is co-created by Abbi Jacobson of "Broad City," as "really beautiful."
O'Donnell said on the “Hot Takes & Deep Dives” podcast that she met the late singer and Robyn Crawford at a party, where it was clear the two were a couple.
The comedian-turned-talk show host said she has "compassion" for DeGeneres, who spent the summer in a fog of accusations of workplace toxicity.
The comedian and former talk show host first became pen pals with the ex-fixer for her mortal enemy, Donald Trump.
One of the president's staunchest critics gazed into her crystal ball and zinged him again.
The Emmy winner will host stage and screen luminaries, including Darren Criss and Sarah Jessica Parker, on a streamed revival March 22.
"I don't know what just exploded in my mouth."