How well does Ellen DeGeneres really know Portia de Rossi?
The host answered that very question while taping Wednesday's episode of her eponymous talk show. DeGeneres invited their friends, Ben Falcone and Melissa McCarthy, to play a game called The Not So Newlywed Game, inspired by The Newlywed Game, which aired intermittently from 1966 until 2013. DeGeneres and de Rossi celebrated their seventh wedding anniversary on Aug. 16, while Falcone and McCarthy—who co-wrote and co-star in Universal Pictures' upcoming comedy The Boss—will celebrate their 10th anniversary on Oct. 8.
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The rules were simple: Each celebrity answered a series of questions backstage without knowing how his or her spouse would answer the same question. Then, tWitch would ask one of them to guess how his or her spouse answered.