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Scandal Scoop: Mary McCormack and Josh Randall Cast as Power Couple

Season 4, Episode 2 (guest star Mary McCormack)

Season 4, Episode 2 (guest star Mary McCormack)

In Plain Sight alum Mary McCormack and Ed‘s best friend Josh Randall just might be in need of a quick “fix.”

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The TV vets are set to guest-star in a Scandal Season 4 episode, TVLine has learned, playing a power couple.

UPDATE: The pair will appear in the Oct. 2 episode, “The State of the Union,” playing an “influential” couple Fitz seeks out as he prepares his State of the Union address on gun control.

Previously announced Scandal Season 4 castings include Arrested Development‘s Portia De Rossi (in a “top-secret” arc) and

Season 4, Episode 2 (guest star Josh Randall)

Season 4, Episode 2 (guest star Josh Randall)

The Newsroom‘s Kelen Coleman (who appears in the Sept. 25 premiere).

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In addition to In Plain Sight, McCormack’s previous TV credits include NBC’s short-lived Welcome to the Family, The West Wing and Murder One. Randall meanwhile has enjoyed arcs on Criminal Minds, Greek, Raising the Bar and Scrubs, since bidding Stuckeyville adieu.