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Cast and Crew
Creator: Shonda Rhimes
Leading Role: Kerry Washington,Henry Ian Cusick,Columbus Short,Darby Stanchfield,Katie Lowes,Guillermo Díaz
Summary of Scandal Season 1 DVD Box Set
Scandal is an American political thriller television series starring Kerry Washington. It was created by Shonda Rhimes and debuted on ABC on April 5, 2012, relocating Rhimes’ Private Practice to Tuesdays.Kerry Washington's character, Olivia Pope, is partially based on former George Bush administration press aide Judy Smith, who serves as a co-ex ecutive producer. The show takes place in Washington, D.C. and focuses on Olivia Pope's crisis management firm, Pope & Associates, and its staff, as well as staff at the White House.
Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) 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. She is a strong character and believes wholeheartedly what she feels; she can destroy a person with her intellect, but has a definite soft side.
Olivia Pope and Associates staff includes Stephen Finch (Henry Ian Cusick), a womanizer considering settling down, Harrison Wright (Columbus Short), a smooth and efficient litigator, Abby Whelan (Darby Stanchfield), the firm's investigator, Huck Finn (Guillermo Diaz), a hacker with a CIA past, and Quinn Perkins (Katie Lowes), a fresh faced lawyer quickly learning the world of crisis management.
Season One: 2012
The first season of the show introduced Olivia Pope and the various members of her firm as well as President of the United States Fitzgerald Grant (Tony Goldwyn) and Cyrus Beene (Jeff Perry), his chief of staff. Season one focused on the lives of all the team members, the relationship between Olivia and her former employer, the President, along with the mystery surrounding Amanda Tanner (Liza Weil) and her involvment with the White House, among other cases the team solves.