Olivia Pope dedicates her life to protecting the public images of the nation's elite and making sure their secrets never get out. Olivia is a former White House communications director for the President, but has left to start her own crisis management firm, Olivia Pope and Associates. She is hoping to begin a new chapter of her life, but is finding out that she cannot leave parts of her past behind.
Olivia Pope and Associates staff includes Stephen Finch, a womanizer considering settling down, Harrison Wright, a smooth and efficient litigator, Abby Whelan, the firm's investigator, Huck, a hacker with a CIA past, and Quinn Perkins, a fresh faced lawyer quickly learning the world of crisis management.
* Scandal received a 2014 Golden Globe Nomination for "Best Actress in a TV Drama" (Kerry Washington).