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NAACP Image Awards: Big Winners Include Kerry Washington, Loretta Devine, Steel Magnolias

LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 01:  Actress Kerry Washington poses in the press room during the 44th NAACP Image Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on February 1, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Jason Kempin/WireImage)

Kerry Washington was a big winner at Friday’s 44th NAACP Image Awards, where in addition to seeing Scandal honored as best TV drama and being named best actress in a drama series, she also scored best supporting actress in a motion picture (for Django Unchained).

Other multiple winners on the TV side …READ MORE


Scandal Scoop: Huge Time Jump Coming! Plus – Shonda Rhimes (Lightly) Spoils Liv's Reaction to the Big D and Scott Foley's Top-Secret Role

SCANDAL - "Happy Birthday, Mr. President" - In the wake of a tragedy connected to the White House, Olivia returns as Press Secretary to handle a catastrophic crisis, on "Scandal," THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6 (10:02-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. (ABC/RANDY HOLMES)
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ABC’s Scandal returns this Thursday (at 10/9c) with the second-to-last episode in the current election-tampering arc, and all indications are that the you-know-what is about to hit the proverbial fan.

Below, series creator Shonda Rhimes previews the climax of Season 2a, teases the final nine-episode plot (and the “pivotal” role Scott Foley plays in it) and sheds light on …READ MORE


Fall Preview: Kerry Washington Teases Scandal Season 2, Plus Pope's Associates Speak Out

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SCANDAL - ABC's "Scandal" stars Kerry Washington as Olivia Pope. (ABC/CRAIG SJODIN)

Looking for an in-depth preview of Shonda Rhimes’ fixer drama? It’s been handled.

For the occasion of ABC’s Scandal uncorking its sophomore run this Thursday at 10/9c, TVLine visited the show’s set, spoke with series lead Kerry Washington and chatted up Olivia Pope’s team of gladiators, played by Katie Lowes, Darby Stanchfield, Columbus Short and Guillermo Diaz. READ MORE


Scandal Video: First Look at Season 2 Reunites Olivia and [Spoiler]

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SCANDAL - "Grant: For the People" When Quinn finds herself in a tragic and compromising position, Olivia and the team rush to her side; all the while, a reluctant Cyrus must turn to Olivia when Billy Chambers makes an announcement that shakes Fitz's presidency to its' core, on the stunning Season Finale of "Scandal," THURSDAY, MAY 17 (10:01-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.  (ABC/RICHARD FOREMAN)
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Just when she thinks she’s out, she gets pulled right back in.

The first teaser for the Season 2 of ABC’s Scandal finds Olivia — who gave up her White House access in last May’s finale — advising President Grant’s right-hand man, Cyrus, on a PR matter pertaining to Fitz. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO


TVLine Items: Offerman, Washington to Reveal Emmy Noms, TCA Awards Host Named and More!

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Ron Swanson and Olivia Pope are teaming up.

Parks and Recreation‘s Nick Offerman and Scandal‘s Kerry Washington will announce the 64th Annual Primetime Emmy nominations on …READ MORE


Kerry Washington on Scandal's Dark Twist: I Was Like, 'Ohh, That's the Kind of Show We're Doing!'

SCANDAL - ABC's "Scandal" stars Kerry Washington as Olivia Pope. (ABC/CRAIG SJODIN)

Talk about a crisis to manage.

ABC’s Scandal (Thursdays, 10/9c) started as what seemed to be a somewhat rote yet juicy Shonda Rhimes drama about a fixer and her elite team of helpers. Sure, it had the element of a White House aide alleging an affair with the president, but that read like an easy-access riff on the Lewinsky scandal, just the sort of noisy wrinkle to lure lookie-loos to a new series.

Amanda Tanner, however, ended up with bigger problems than a stained dress. READ MORE


Review: Who Doesn't Like a Juicy Scandal?

SCANDAL - ABC's "Scandal" stars Kerry Washington as Olivia Pope. (ABC/CRAIG SJODIN)

Spring has sprung, and with it comes more than a dozen TV series premieres. Perhaps the buzziest of the bunch arrives this week, from the pen of Grey’s Anatomy and Private Practice creator Shonda Rhimes and revolving around a doctor — of spin. READ REVIEW


TVLine Items: Sarah Paulson Enters Horror Story, CBS Renews Big Brother and More

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Sarah Paulson has scared up a plum part in FX’s American Horror Story. READ MORE


Funny Video: January Jones, Kristen Bell, NPH and Others Tout Kimmel Diet Plan

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Jimmy Kimmel on Monday night unveiled the follow-up to his aprés-Oscars “Humpilates” video, congregating a cavalcade of Hollywood beauties — plus Neil Patrick Harris, for good measure — to tout his “Jim-Miracle” diet plan. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO