Exclusive: Interview with New 'Idol' Judge Ellen DeGeneres

Comedian Ellen DeGeneres sat down for an exclusive interview with "Extra's" Mario Lopez and dished about the judges' chemistry -- and if she's now considered the mean one at the judging table?!

"Compared to what people know of me and see of me every day on my show, it may appear I'm all of a sudden mean," said DeGeneres. Watch.

Catch Ellen and all the "Idol" judges as "American Idol" kicks off Hollywood week, tonight on FOX.