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JUL
23
6 DAYS

'Scandal' Adds Portia de Rossi for Season 4 Arc

'Scandal' Adds Portia de Rossi for Season 4 Arc

ABC's Scandal is kicking off its fourth season with a new mystery.

The Kerry Washington-starrer has enlisted Portia de Rossi for a "top secret" arc, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

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JUL
22
7 DAYS

Regina King Joins 'American Crime,' Will Direct 'Scandal,' Return to 'Big Bang Theory' (Exclusive)

Regina King Joins 'American Crime,' Will Direct 'Scandal,' Return to 'Big Bang Theory' (Exclusive)

Southland alum Regina King has lined up her next three projects.

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JUL
16
2 WKS

'Scandal's' Shonda Rhimes on Season 4: Harrison Is 'Gone,' and Focus Is Back on 'Core People'

'Scandal's' Shonda Rhimes on Season 4: Harrison Is 'Gone,' and Focus Is Back on 'Core People'

ABC's red-hot Scandal returns for its fourth season with a bit of a creative reset, according to showrunner and uber-producer Shonda Rhimes.

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JUN
2
2 MOS

'Breaking Bad,' 'The Voice' Shatter TV-Related Twitter Records

'Breaking Bad,' 'The Voice' Shatter TV-Related Twitter Records

It's official: AMC dominated the 2013-14 television season -- at least on Twitter.

Nielsen Social released a data report on Monday analyzing the shows, specials and moments that reached the biggest Twitter audiences and engaged fans at record levels in the U.S. this season, from Sept. 1, 2013 through May 25, 2014.

PHOTOS: Emmys: 30 Supporting Actor Contenders Pose for THR

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MAY
13
3 MOS

Shonda Rhimes Inks New Overall Deal With ABC Studios

Shonda Rhimes Inks New Overall Deal With ABC Studios

Shonda Rhimes is staying put at ABC Studios.

The prolific producer has inked a new four-year overall deal to remain with the studio through May 2018, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

Rhimes and producing partner Betsy Beers' Shondaland banner is behind the network's two most valuable series -- veteran Grey's Anatomy and red-hot drama Scandal. Both were renewed last week for their 11th and fourth seasons, respectively.

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MAY
9
3 MOS

Larry Wilmore Caps Big Week for Black TV Stars

Larry Wilmore Caps Big Week for Black TV Stars

Comedy Central's Friday announcement that Larry Wilmore would take over the time slot previously occupied by Stephen Colbert with his new Minority Report caps a major week for black leads on the small screen.

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APR
25
3 MOS

'Scandal's' Columbus Short Exiting Amid Domestic Abuse Claims

'Scandal's' Columbus Short Exiting Amid Domestic Abuse Claims

ABC's Scandal will be without one Gladiator when it returns for its fourth season.

Columbus Short has opted to exit the Shonda Rhimes political thriller following domestic abuse claims, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

PHOTOS: On-Set With the Gladiators: Inside the Fast-Paced World of ABC's 'Scandal'

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APR
18
3 MOS

'Scandal's' Tony Goldwyn: Fitz Is In For a 'Rough Wake-Up Call'

'Scandal's' Tony Goldwyn: Fitz Is In For a 'Rough Wake-Up Call'

[Warning: This story contains spoilers from the season three finale, "The Price of Free and Fair Election," of ABC's Scandal.]

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APR
17
3 MOS

Tracy Morgan Tells Conan O'Brien How His Alter Ego 'Got Him Thrown Out of Prince's House' (Video)

Tracy Morgan Tells Conan O'Brien How His Alter Ego 'Got Him Thrown Out of Prince's House' (Video)

Tracy Morgan was a guest on Conan O'Brien's TBS show on Thursday, but fortunately his alter ego Chico Devine was not.

"I had to leave Chico alone because I've got a daughter," he revealed. "Chico Devine got me thrown out of Prince's house! Prince is a freak, but I'm a big old freak."

Even telling the singer that his father loved "When Doves Cry" didn't stop the 30 Rock star from getting kicked out, he said.

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APR
17
3 MOS

'Scandal's' Shonda Rhimes Talks Harrison's Fate -- Plus Watch the Bloopers (Video)

'Scandal's' Shonda Rhimes Talks Harrison's Fate -- Plus Watch the Bloopers (Video)

ABC capped off its Shondaland night Thursday with prolific showrunner Shonda Rhimes taking center stage on Jimmy Kimmel Live!

The executive producer behind Scandal and Grey's Anatomy was the featured guest as Jimmy Kimmel hit the Hollywood set of the network's fast-paced political thriller during an entire episode dedicated to the Kerry Washington drama.

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APR
17
3 MOS

'Scandal': Who Died and 19 Other Big Reveals From the Season 3 Finale

'Scandal': Who Died and 19 Other Big Reveals From the Season 3 Finale

[Warning: This story contains spoilers from the season three finale, "The Price of Free and Fair Election," of ABC's Scandal.]

ABC's political thriller Scandal closed up its third season Thursday with a heart-racing hour that focused on Election Day, as President Fitzgerald Grant looked to lock up four more years in the White House and prevail over his vice president and opposition, Sally Langston, while OPA teamed with B613 to bring down a terror ring led by Olivia's mother.

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APR
17
3 MOS

The Soul of 'Scandal': How Shonda Rhimes Uses Music for TV's Most Dramatic Show

The Soul of 'Scandal': How Shonda Rhimes Uses Music for TV's Most Dramatic Show

During season three of ABC's hit show Scandal, a montage scene closes out the eighth episode, "Vermont Is for Lovers, Too," where we see a gruesome murder. Then one of the show's main characters, Huck (Guillermo Diaz), insinuates he's going to torture his colleague Quinn (Katie Lowes), and Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) sees her long-lost mother moments before the credits flash.

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APR
17
3 MOS

'Scandal's' Scott Foley Defends B613, Warns of 'Explosive,' 'Deadly' Season Finale

'Scandal's' Scott Foley Defends B613, Warns of 'Explosive,' 'Deadly' Season Finale

Scott Foley finds his Scandal alter ego, Jake, stuck between a rock and a hard place during Thursday's season-three finale.

After a season and a half playing President Fitzgerald Grant's (Tony Goldwyn) former military buddy-turned-head of B613, the pseudo-Gladiator is tasked with protecting the Republic from a bomb that poses an imminent danger to his friend's future in the White House.

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APR
16
3 MOS

'Scandal's' Kerry Washington: Explosion Will Have 'Huge Impact' on the Election

'Scandal's' Kerry Washington: Explosion Will Have 'Huge Impact' on the Election

It's election day when ABC's Scandal returns on Thursday for its season three finale, and nearly everyone is in danger.

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