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Scandal Casts The Strain's Mia Maestro in Season 5 Mystery Role

The Strain alumna Mia Maestro has a Scandal on her hands. The actress has joined the ABC drama in a major recurring role for Season 5, our sister site Deadline reports. The details of Maestros character are being kept under wraps. Maestro recurred on the Alphabet nets Alias as the sister of Sydney Bristow. She []

'Scandal' fans are most loyal on Twitter

The Olivia Pope effect is real: Gladiators own Twitter. Nielsen Social released a new study Monday that examined which shows from last season (Sept. 1, 2014 May 31, 2015) have the highest proportion of loyal Twitter users, defined by people who tweet about three or more episodes. Twenty-...  Read More...

Former Scandal Star Columbus Short Arrested at Album Release Party

Former Scandal star Columbus Short was in police custody Wednesday night, after being arrested by bounty hunters duringhis album release party at Universal Studios City Walk in Los Angeles a day earlier. Following his arrest, he washeld on $250,000 bail at the Mens Central Jail. His arrest was not due to an outstanding warrant as was erroneously reported, hisrep said.It appears that this is a citizens arrest as a result of an issue between Mr. Short and his bail bondsman.   Read More...

Scandal's Bellamy Young: Ousted From White House, Mellie's In 'World of Hurt'

For Mellie Grant, Scandals Season 5 finale marked the best of times and then the very worst. Poor Mellie, man, Bellamy Young laments, reflecting on the quicksilver series of unfortunate events that found her ambitious alter ego getting ejected from the White House she called home. It should be the best time in the world []

Scandal cast has a dance-off in season 4 bloopers

Things got pretty serious during season 4 of Scandal . Between the time Quinn sliced that guys fingernail offandthetime Huck killed Lena Dunham and Lena Dunhams wig, there has been no shortageof old-fashioned Shonda Rhimes dramaon the latest season of the ABC series. But it isnt...  Read More..

Scandal Season 5 Preview: Katie Lowes Teases BIG TROUBLE, #GhostHuck & More

When we last saw Quinn, she had a gun pointed at the head of her once-BFF Huck. So ... what happens next when Scandal Season 5 kicks off next month? Could Quinn really pull the trigger? And, as star Katie Lowes teased when I talked to her at the ABC Cocktail party during the Television Critics Association, could #GhostHuck become the latest trending hashtag for the new season? Moreover, while Olivia may be ready to take her place in the White House next to Fitz now that Mellie has been kicked out, who is taking care of Olivia Pope & Associates?   Read More...

Scandal, Greys Anatomy, Once Upon A Time Among Those ABC Shows Fueled By Online/VOD Viewing TCA

Tablet and VOD viewing continues to beef up ratings for TV series, particularly when folded into live+same day viewing and four-week old DVR ratings. That was one of the takeaways from ABC s luncheon panel Videobiquity on multiplatform viewing, and while theres no shock there, the network like many continues to dissect and analyze the audience in this everchanging medium in order to sell advertisers and the public at large on the exact size of a shows popularity.   Read More...

Scandal's Kerry Washington: Olivia Pope Should Be 'Nobody's Role Model'

If you bump into Scandal star Kerry Washington at, say, Starbucks, dont tell her that you want to be just like Olivia Pope. Because she will not understand where you are coming from. Ive always thought it was misguided when people tell me that Olivia is their role model, the actress shared Tuesday at the []

ABC's 'Scandal' team on how they'd handle Donald Trump

Ohhhhh , went the TV critics when thequestion was asked. ABCs prolific hitmakerShonda Rhimes, and several cast members from the writer-producersThursday night dramas were on stage at the Television Critics Associations semi-annual press tour on Tuesday afternoonwhen a reporter...   Read More...

'Scandal' and 'How to Get Away with Murder' celebrate being back on the job

Its back-to-school day for Shonda Rhimes and the casts of How to Get Away with Murder and Scandal . The TV mogul, whose credits also include Greys Anatomy and its spin-off Private Practice , tweeted an image of a hoodie emblazoned with the word Gladiator (...   Read More...