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Series Summary
"Grey's Anatomy" creator Shonda Rhimes returns with another drama for ABC. Olivia Pope, a former media consultant to the president, is ready to move on with her life and opens her own crisis-management firm, but she can't seem to shake ties with her past. Olivia's staff includes opinionated investigator Abby and hacker extraordinaire Huck. As she moves forward it becomes clear that, while her staffers may specialize in cleaning up the lives of other people, they can't seem to do the same for themselves.

Air Dates: 2012 - Present

Genres: Drama

Network: ABC

Next Episode:

Season 4, Ep. 14 : The Lawn Chair Mar 5, 2015

A tragedy garners national attention; members of the White House try to deal with their problematic vice president.

  • Season 4, Ep. 13 : No More Blood Feb 19, 2015

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    The gladiators try to save Olivia as the auction for her progresses; people at the White House worry that Olivia is gone for good.

  • Season 4, Ep. 12 : Gladiators Don't Run Feb 12, 2015

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    The gladiators look on from afar as countries around the globe begin to bid on Olivia; Andrew and Fitz face off.

  • Season 4, Ep. 11 : Where's the Black Lady? Feb 5, 2015

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    The members of the team come together, intent on doing whatever it takes to find Olivia and get her back home.

  • Season 4, Ep. 10 : Run Jan 29, 2015

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    Olivia's point of view reveals what happened when Jake left the room, and more details of her disappearance.

  • Season 4, Ep. 9 : Where the Sun Don't Shine Nov 20, 2014

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    With Command always two steps ahead, everyone in Olivia's life is in danger; Cyrus must face the consequences of his behavior; Huck and Quinn figure out what Elizabeth North is up to.

critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • Even if Scandal isn't quite as instantly addictive as "Grey's Anatomy" was back in the day, this is a well-paced, generally well-acted show with some promising elements (though there is also an occasional tendency to offer contrived redemptions that don't make a ton of sense). show more

  • While the characters are slight and the dialog is silly, there's a story there somewhere. show more

  • Scandal is about as realistic as Mamie Eisenhower Witch Hunter but it has so much headlong energy, you may not care. [9 Apr 2012, p.40] show more

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  • October 09, 2014 cookieflowerlady
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    Do not like Portia on the show - she does not fit -

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