'Scandal': Mellie's Ploy To Convince Fitz Not To Divorce

Mellie made one last desperate play to keep Fitz by her side on "Scandal." After he'd declared that he was intent on divorcing her -- despite her being eight months pregnant -- Cyrus tried everything to get him to change his mind. But this is a Fitz post-shooting. He'd realized there was no time to wast anymore, so he wanted out. Cyrus left it in Mellie's hands, saying he didn't know what to do. He had his hands pretty full with Hollis Doyle anyway. Olivia was certain Hollis had been behind the assassination, so Cyrus put out a hit on him. At the last minute, Olivia's team learned that it wasn't Hollis, but the hit was already in motion. Will Hollis die? He ended the episode in an elevator with his would-be assassin. Read More...

Scandal Season 2 Episode 12 “Truth or Consequences”

Scandal  (ABC) “Truth or Consequences” season 2 episode 12  airs Thursday, Jan 31 2012 (10:02-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network . Synopsis:  After discovering the truth about the rigged White House election, the “Gladiators in Suits” realize that a quickly unraveling Olivia may not always wear the white hat. Meanwhile, Mellie is forced to take extreme measures  to try and reel Fitz in, on ABC’s “Scandal,” THURSDAY, JANUARY 31 (10:02-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. READ MORE...

Scandal Sneak Peek: We Are the Bad Guys

David Rosen in the good guy? Olivia and company are the bad guys? What the heck is going on in Scandal Season 2 ?!? In a newly-released sneak peek from tomorrow night's "Truth or Consequences," Olivia accepts her role in the election-rigging, opening up to Cyrus in a way he most definitely does not want to hear. What happens when the fixer herself needs some fixing? Watch this clip now and then tune in tomorrow evening for the answer:

'Scandal's' Shonda Rhimes: 'The Walls Are Closing in on Olivia'

The showrunner talks with THR about what the arrival of America's Baby will mean for Fitz and Mellie and previews a problem that Olivia can't fix.

Scandal Episode Promo: Falling Apart

Scandal went back in time last night, revealing the truth about the rigged Presidential election and casting Fitz in a brand new light. What will happen when this ABC thriller moves forward again? Viewers have an extra week to take a breath from the events on " A Criminal, a Whore, an Idiot and a Liar ," as the series won't return until January 31. And when it does, they can expect to see an Olivia who is unraveling in the face of personal and professional pressure. Watch the following promo now for a phone call from Fitz most never expected to see and then try to figure out what the heck you'll do next Thursday night without any Gladiators in your life...