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How Much Longer Can ‘Scandal’ Go On?

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-Michael Arceneaux

I’m often weary of criticizing Scandal for two reasons: I love Shonda Rhimes and I fear Shonda Rhimes. Shonda’s clap back is one of the smoothest in all the land. She will get you together in 140 characters or less as she sells ABC her billionth TV show all while writing and producing the other 200 shows she currently has on air. And I really, truly adore Kerry Washington. Read more…

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Regina King Can’t Deny That Olivia Pope and Fitz’s Chemistry Is Sexual

For all you Fitz-Olivia Pope haters out there, those of us who continue to ship the two characters have a major A-lister on our side. Regina King is all for the on-screen couple and tells us that a steamy Fitz and Olivia scene is on the way in the upcoming Scandal episode she directed (airing this Thursday). So take, THAT.  Read more…

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Kerry Washington Discusses Filming the Ferguson-Inspired Episode Of ‘Scandal’

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Last week, Scandal aired an episode that dealt with police brutality, which not only recalled the fatal shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, but the death of Trayvon Martin, Oscar Grant, and all of the innocent Black teenagers who’ve suffered at the hands of law enforcement.

During last night’s PaleyFest panel, moderated by Jimmy Kimmel, the cast of the series addressed what it was like to film such an important episode.

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Why Hillary Clinton Would Vote For Scandal’s Mellie Grant

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-Jasmine Grant

What’s given season 4 of Scandal a much-needed edge is its spot-on reflection of real life American democracy. First lady Mellie Grant (Bellamy Young) has been dragged through a whirlwind of BS since her husband (Tony Goldwyn) was elected president. In spite of Fitz’s constant betrayal, she’s kept a level head — convinced that a political future of her own would one day make living in the shadows of Olivia Pope worth it. Read more…