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MAR
25
5 DAYS

'Scandal' Taps 'Shameless' Troublemaker as Cyrus' Ex-Wife

'Scandal' Taps 'Shameless' Troublemaker as Cyrus' Ex-Wife

ABC's Scandal will put its spotlight on Cyrus (Jeff Perry) during Thursday's flashback episode in which Gladiators will finally meet his ex-wife.

Shameless troublemaker Emily Bergl has been tapped to play the former Mrs. Beene, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. Bergl will guest star as Janet, Cy's wife, during the "Put a Ring on It" episode that will also feature the return of his late husband, James (Dan Bucatinsky).

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MAR
13
2 WKS

'Scandal's' Guillermo Diaz on Huck's Stunning Betrayal

'Scandal's' Guillermo Diaz on Huck's Stunning Betrayal

[Warning: This story contains spoilers from "The Testimony of Diego Muñoz" episode of ABC's Scandal.]

What the Huck indeed.

Guillermo Diaz's faithful Gladiator delivered an emotional bombshell during Thursday's Scandal — one so big (and emotional) that nearly everyone connected to B613 and the White House is now in jeopardy.

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MAR
12
2 WKS

'Scandal': Watch Lena Dunham Make Her Debut

'Scandal': Watch Lena Dunham Make Her Debut

Girls star Lena Dunham inching closer to her Scandal debut.

The actress and self-professed Gladiator will guest star on the ABC political soap and play a client that Olivia Pope & Associates takes on in the March 19 episode.

See more The Couples of Shondaland: 'Grey's Anatomy,' 'Private Practice,' 'Scandal'

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MAR
12
3 WKS

Kerry Washington to Star as Anita Hill in HBO Movie 'Confirmation' (Exclusive)

Kerry Washington to Star as Anita Hill in HBO Movie 'Confirmation' (Exclusive)

Kerry Washington is headed to HBO.

The Scandal star has signed on to play Anita Hill and executive produce a TV movie for the premium cable network, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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MAR
12
3 WKS

Disney/ABC Forges New, Expanded Deal with Yahoo

Disney/ABC Forges New, Expanded Deal with Yahoo

Disney/ABC has reached a new and expanded deal with Yahoo that will add a Yahoo-branded segment to Good Morning America and make clips of ABC's top entertainment properties, including Scandal and Jimmy Kimmel Live, available on the site.

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MAR
11
3 WKS

'Scandal' Casts 'True Blood' Alum as Mellie's Sister

'Scandal' Casts 'True Blood' Alum as Mellie's Sister

ABC's Scandal is poised to introduce first lady Mellie Grant's (Bellamy Young) sister.

True Blood alum Lauren Bowles has been tapped to guest star on the network's political soap, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

Read more 'Scandal': Should Fitz and Olivia's Romance Be Done for Good?

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MAR
11
3 WKS

'Scandal': Should Fitz and Olivia's Romance Be Done for Good?

'Scandal': Should Fitz and Olivia's Romance Be Done for Good?

Olivia and Fitz may be TV's most doomed couple. Scandal's central on-again, off-again couple not only have to contend with the presidency — and first lady Mellie Grant — as obstacles to their romance, but also the commander-in-chief's political decisions, the latter of which has proven to be their latest roadblock.

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MAR
8
3 WKS

'Scandal's' Tony Goldwyn Expected 'More Sugar' for Going to War for Olivia

'Scandal's' Tony Goldwyn Expected 'More Sugar' for Going to War for Olivia

The stars of ABC's Scandal filled the Dolby Theatre on Sunday during its PaleyFest panel, where moderator Jimmy Kimmel quizzed the cast on their favorite episodes and dialogue, and a fan pushed the cast to find out how they handle a personal scandal involving a co-star.

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MAR
5
4 WKS

'Scandal': See 'Girls' Star Lena Dunham Make Her Debut (Exclusive Photos)

'Scandal': See 'Girls' Star Lena Dunham Make Her Debut (Exclusive Photos)

Hannah Horvath is coming to Scandal.

Girls star and self-professed Gladiator Lena Dunham will make her debut on the ABC political thriller's March 19 episode, and The Hollywood Reporter has the exclusive first-look at her character.

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JAN
29
2 MOS

'Scandal' Cast Plays TGIT 'Trading Places'

'Scandal' Cast Plays TGIT 'Trading Places'

Shondaland is a big place.

In addition to Scandal, Shonda Rhimes' and Betsy Beers' production company produces rookie hit How to Get Away With Murder and veteran medical drama Grey's Anatomy while developing projects that could be tomorrow's next big thing.

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JAN
28
2 MOS

'Scandal's' Shonda Rhimes: "Olivia Pope Is Never Going to be the Same Person Again"

'Scandal's' Shonda Rhimes: "Olivia Pope Is Never Going to be the Same Person Again"

When ABC's Scandal returns Thursday to resume its fourth season, Olivia Pope will never be the same.

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JAN
21
2 MOS

'Scandal': Could There Be a B613 Spinoff?

'Scandal': Could There Be a B613 Spinoff?

Scandal mastermind Shonda Rhimes is leaving the door open for a B613 spinoff.

On ABC's political thriller, Emmy winner Joe Morton has a recurring role as Rowan Pope, the head of the black-ops organization that seemingly exists to torture his daughter, Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington). Despite numerous attempts to catch Rowan and shut down the organization — including in season four's midseason finale — the Gladiators and their band of reformed B613 baddies continue to come up empty.

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JAN
20
2 MOS

'Scandal': Where Are the Gladiators in Suits?

'Scandal': Where Are the Gladiators in Suits?

The so-called Gladiators in Suits on ABC's Scandal are looking, well, a little suit-less.

The Shonda Rhimes political thriller quickly established the branding for Olivia Pope & Associates in its series premiere, when the late Harrison (Columbus Short) declared that the firm wasn't composed of attorneys/lawyers, but rather Gladiators in Suits.

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JAN
14
2 MOS

ABC Chief on Singing Shows, 'Fresh Off the Boat' Fallout and 'Reflecting America'

ABC Chief on Singing Shows, 'Fresh Off the Boat' Fallout and 'Reflecting America'

What a difference a year makes.

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