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Kerry Washington, Tony Goldwyn, Katie Lowes, Bellamy Young, Scott Foley, Guillermo Diaz, Columbus Short, Joshua Malina, Jeff Perry, Darby Stanchfield, Henry Ian Cusick, Gregg Henry, Jillian Armenante

Lena Dunham Lands Guest Role on 'Scandal'

February 21, 2015 05:02:38

is set to appear on her favorite TV show "". The "" creator is confirmed to have been booked for a guest role on the ABC hit drama series. The episode which she is in is expected to air sometime in March.

There is no official word on what kind of role Dunham is going to portray on the -starring show. According to a scoop from Entertainment Weekly, the actress will appear in one episode and her character may have a connection to Pope & Associates.


'Scandal' 4.12 Preview: Olivia Pope Is Auctioned Off

February 06, 2015 02:02:44

Olivia Pope is still kidnapped on "". The mastermind behind Olivia's disappearance has been revealed, but that doesn't make it easier for Fitz and Jake to find her. Instead, the bad guy uses the situation to control the president, forcing him [SPOILER ALERT!] to declare war on West Angola in the latest episode.

In a preview for the next episode, Olivia is auctioned off and Olivia's mom Maya Lewis () returns. The episode titled "Gladiators Don't Run" will air Thursday, February 12 at 9 P.M. on ABC.


Scott Foley Injured His Foot While Filming Shirtless 'Scandal' Scene

February 02, 2015 10:02:02

While fans enjoyed watching running in nothing but boxers in the opening scene of "" midseason premiere, in real life the actor suffered an injury during the filming. He hurt his ankle while running down the stairs.

Foley's wife Marika Dominczyk shared on Twitter a picture of her husband wearing a cast on his foot and captioned it, "Btw- aftermath of running with no shoes. On the street. #Scandal @scottkfoley #dasboot #foleyfangirls." He reportedly continued the filming despite his twisted ankle.


Olivia Pope Runs in New Promo for 'Scandal' Midseason Premiere

January 23, 2015 11:01:25

A week before "" returns, ABC has shared a glimpse of the new episode. A fresh promo for the show's midseason premiere includes never-before-seen footage featuring Olivia Pope ().

Sporting new hair do, Olivia is seen frantically running through a narrow hall. A tagline in the video which reads, "Scandal's back... Olivia's not," hints that she's still missing when the show returns.


NAACP Image Awards 2015: 'Scandal' and 'Orange Is the New Black' Lead TV Nominees

December 10, 2014 11:12:24

Shonda Rhimes' dramas dominate the recently unveiled nominations for the 46th NAACP Image Awards. "" leads the pack with six noms, competing with "" and "" from Shondaland as well as "" and "" in Outstanding Drama Series category.

"Scandal" star is pitted against "How to Get Away with Murder" lead actress for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series title. Additionally, the two shows and "Grey's" are up against each other in Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series.


'Scandal' 4.09 Preview: Killshot

November 14, 2014 02:11:15

Prepare for an intense episode when "" returns for the winter finale next week. "I want a killshot," Olivia says as Jake teaches her how to use a gun in a preview for the said outing. In another scene, she looks worried while talking to someone on the phone.

There's also a glimpse of Jake who is after someone on the stairs and some special agents on what looks like an ambush. Meanwhile, Quinn is in danger as someone unseen is trying to choke her.


'Scandal' 4.08 Preview: Dangerous Alliance

November 07, 2014 01:11:06

Olivia officially starts a war with her own father on "". Now that the real bad guy behind the death of the president's son has been revealed, Fitz and Jake agree to put aside their love rivalry to form an alliance. Together with Olivia, they focus on taking down Command, who is her own father.

Meanwhile, Huck longs to connect with his family and Quinn continues tracking Kubiak. Back at the White House, Cyrus' exploits finally catch up to him, but Elizabeth North's (guest star ) plan is much bigger than anyone ever expected.


ABC Under Fire for Airing Sex-Filled 'Scandal' Episode After 'Peanuts' Movie

November 05, 2014 07:11:07

The TV watchdogs are not happy that there are only 26 seconds between a kid-friendly "Peanuts" movie and a sex-filled "" episode. The Parents Television Council released a statement in which the organization demands an apology from ABC.

"It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown" was aired on Thursday, October 30 as part of ABC's annual Halloween special. After the one-hour broadcast ended, an episode of 's drama "Scandal" sees Olivia suddenly dreaming about steamy sex with Jake. It was enough to irk PTC.


'Scandal' 4.07 Preview: Olivia Trapped Between Two Men

October 31, 2014 01:10:27

Olivia and Fitz's affair continues on "". While her boyfriend Jake is locked up inside the Pentagon and framed for a murder, Olivia gets flirty with the president during a phone call as seen in a preview for the next episode.

Olivia later gets to meet Jake and demands that he tell the truth about who's behind the murder of the president's son Jerry. Still unable to believe that Jake is guilty, she sets her eyes on Tom for additional information.


'Scandal' 4.06 Preview: Fitz Confronted About Jake

October 24, 2014 04:10:02

Fitz can't keep hiding the fact that he holds Jake captive related to the death of his son Jerry. A preview for the next episode of "" highlights Abby who confronts Jake, not as the U.S. president but as someone who had a secret relationship with Olivia, about what he has done to Olivia's current boyfriend.

"I need to talk to you about Jake Ballard," she says, as the scene switches to show Jake being interrogated by Fitz. "I ask because your knuckles are awfully bruised." He tries to dodge the question using his status as the POTUS, but he can't get away with it.


'Scandal' Brings Back Paul Adelstein

October 18, 2014 12:10:10

Paul Adelstein is returning to "". Various sites report that the Cooper Freedman on "" will reprise his role as Leo Bergen, Sally Langston's (Kate Burton) ambitious and ethically questionable campaign consultant, in an upcoming episode of the current season 4.

Adelstein recurred in season 3. His character Bergen was last seen in the third season finale. He's set to appear in at least one episode in November. It's unclear if Adelstein's return means Burton will also reprise her role.


'Scandal' 4.05 Preview: Olivia Can't Save Jake

October 17, 2014 01:10:16

Jake is framed for a murder on "". Following Tom's false confession in the most recent episode, Jake is taken into custody by the Secret Service. When the show returns next week, Olivia is left wondering what happens to her lover as no one can or want to help her. Even the president hangs up on her.

Titled "The Key", the new episode airs Thursday, October 23 at 9/8c on ABC. According to the official synopsis, "Olivia and the team continue to investigate Catherine's case, but Olivia is distracted when Jake stops returning her calls."


'Scandal' 4.04 Preview: The President's Daughter in Trouble

October 10, 2014 03:10:41

Olivia's skill is needed again in the White House in the next episode of "". A crisis brings her back to the Oval Office after she found a girl, supposedly the president's daughter Karen, lying unconsciously with only her undies.

As Fitz asks Olivia to shut down a situation that could destroy the Grant family's reputation, the two have an awkward reunion as Fitz demands an explanation why Olivia disappeared for two months. Mellie, however, is seemingly not happy with Olivia getting involved with her family's problem.


Stephen Collins Cut From 'Scandal' Season 4

October 09, 2014 03:10:25

lost another job following child molestation scandal. The "7th Heaven" actor was supposed to appear in an episode of "" season 4, but his scene has been cut off. "We can confirm that we will not be airing any footage with Stephen Collins," says a rep for ABC.

Collins previously appeared as Reed Wallace in an episode of season 2. In September, he announced his return for the fourth cycle. "Happy to say I did another episode of #Scandal. Had a gr8 time. Wish I could say more but @ShondaRhimes would have to kill me," he tweeted back then.


'Scandal' 4.02 Preview: Crazy First Lady and the Dreaded Reunion

September 26, 2014 12:09:23

Mellie continues struggling to grapple with the death of her son in the next episode of "". In a preview for the upcoming outing, the White House is forced to clear up the situation after a picture of her encamping on Jerry's gravesite emerges on newspaper with the headline "Madam First Crazy".

Meanwhile, with Olivia already back in Washington, it's only a matter of time before Fitz meets her again. Based on the promo video, the dreaded reunion is happening soon and the situation couldn't be more awkward.


'Scandal' New Season 4 Teaser Sees Where Olivia Pope Is

September 09, 2014 09:09:42

ABC has given a clue to the biggest question on "" in a new promo for the upcoming season 4. "Where on Earth is Olivia Pope?" so reads a tagline in the teaser, as Olivia and Jake flew somewhere only they knew in last season finale.

The teaser sees Oliva's empty apartment and office, while President Fitz tries to call her. The video then switches to show Olivia relaxing on a beautiful beach away from Washington, D.C. while sipping a glass of wine.


'Scandal' Recasts Fitz's Daughter With Mary Mouser

September 06, 2014 09:09:16

"" will return with a new face in the role of the First Daughter when the fourth season kicks off later this month. The show replaces Madeline Carroll with "" alum Mary Mouser as Fitz's daughter.

The First Daughter, Karen Grant, first appeared on the ABC drama series in season 3 when she came to visit the White House while on break from boarding school. Carroll, however, couldn't return in the upcoming installment due to scheduling issues.


Portia de Rossi Booked for 'Top Secret' Role in 'Scandal' Season 4

July 24, 2014 09:07:18

lands herself on "". The "Ally McBeal" alumna is billed to star in the fourth season of the ABC hit series for a "top secret" role. The casting news has been confirmed. She will make appearance in multiple episodes, but details of her role are not available yet.

Rossi's comedian wife broke the news on Wednesday, July 23 as she tweeted, "So annoying when people brag on twitter & that's why I'm not tweeting that Portia just signed on to do a top secret arc on 'Scandal'. Oops."


Shonda Rhimes: 'Scandal' Likely Won't Last Until Season 8

July 17, 2014 11:07:27

Despite being a ratings juggernaut during its latest season on ABC, "" may not last as long as Shonda Rhimes' other series "". The series creator herself admits that the way story is built doesn't allow the starrer to last until ten or even eight seasons.

"I've already decided when 'Scandal' is ending," Rhimes tells The Hollywood Reporter. "I think there's only so much 'Scandal' you can tell satisfactorily. The Fitz-Liv thing can only be told so long and in such a way. It's not a 10-season or eight-season show. I've already decided how long that is and what that's going to be. I'm not really worried about that."


'Scandal' Not Recasting Columbus Short's Harrison

May 08, 2014 04:05:26

"" has no casting announcement whatsoever to make. Following report that the show's recasting the role of Harrison after 's exit, series creator Shonda Rhimes has taken to Twitter to set things straight.

"I've never heard of Eric West. Harrison is not being recast EVER. How about reporters CHECK THEIR SOURCES before running with a story?" she tweeted on Wednesday, May 7. She added, "Um, @Deadline? Handle yourself," pointing out the site which first reported the supposed recasting.


First Look at Lisa Kudrow on 'Scandal'

October 10, 2013 09:10:00

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