Scandal (2012– )

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A former White House Communications Director starts her own crisis management firm only to realize her clients are not the only ones with secrets.

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Series cast summary:
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 Olivia Pope (54 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Abby Whelan (54 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Quinn Perkins (54 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Huck (54 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Cyrus Beene (54 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 David Rosen (54 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Mellie Grant (54 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 President Fitzgerald Grant (54 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Harrison Wright (47 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Jake Ballard (34 episodes, 2013-2014)
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 Rowan Pope (29 episodes, 2013-2014)
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 Charlie (28 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 James Novak (27 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Vice President Sally Langston (23 episodes, 2012-2014)
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When you get into trouble there's only one person to call, Olivia Pope. Olivia is a professional 'fixer' who makes problems go away before anyone even knows they exist. For the moneyed, the powerful and even the President, Olivia is a legend in her field. Her spectacular success is mostly due to her unbreakable rule of always trust your gut. No matter how careful you are, when you do damage control for a living, you're bound to cause some damage to your own life. She and her crew eat, sleep, live and breathe crisis. Each week, as the team races against the clock to defuse intriguing new problems before they become full-blown disasters, they also have to deal with their own personal issues. They may call themselves 'gladiators in suits', but little by little, Olivia and her crew begin to reveal the chinks in their armor. Written by Anonymous

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The secret is out.

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Katie Lowes had worked as a babysitter to supplement her income in between guest spots on TV shows. When Shonda Rhimes made her a regular she told her she wouldn't have to babysit anymore. See more »

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Olivia Pope: It's handled.
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WTF is happening with this show???
31 March 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

CAN'T TAKE THIS SHOW ANYMORE!!!! "Scandal" is becoming one hell of a soap opera. Every actor is OVERACTING, it's like every one is PMSing... "Olivia Pope" just makes sad, confused faces and shouts all the time, it's annoying. "Huck" only WHISPERS, since episode one... "Jake Ballard" wants to be the bad ass, but sorry, far from it, he only makes puppy faces with puppy eyes.... this show just died... last episode was like: "let's get everyone having sex, to put some sparkles on it".... FAILED!!!!!! Horrible timing... maybe the producers, could perhaps take some notes from "House of Cards" and "Political Animals"... and I understand this is supposed to be a "scandal" from a romance btw the president and an outsider, but both of them are becoming narcissistic pricks and I don't even care if they stay together, the show would be better if they actually found others to get involved with. Everything in Scandal just SUCKS lately!!!! Good bye "soap opera"... I'm done!!!!


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