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Scandal is wild and addictive. And it's so easy to be dazzled by the sex, political wrangling, high-speed dialogue, and flashy camera work that you can sometimes forget it's a blistering satire of the Republican Party.
"Lucky, sassy, ambitious, well-spoken, shrill, calculating, urban."
I decided that I wanted to hand out my very own Emmy Awards today and thanks to a slight typographical error when first writing this piece I decided they would be called The Memy Awards -- my picks for performances and series that warranted being singled out for recognition.
To me, you are a fairytale. I never thought that someone like you could exist. I didn't think that a black woman could tell the stories of so many different people on one of the most watched channels in the country.
Last night Scandal fans saw one of Poppa Pope's assassins stab Jake Ballard in the gut a handful of times and leave him bleeding out on the floor of Olivia's empty office. The moment had deep irony, because Olivia's father is very good at fixing her up with bad boys; she's currently sleeping with the guy who killed Jake -- maybe.
Scandal episodes are filled with characters who practically burst forth in arias of rage or need or envy (last night Mellie let fly). This was a soft, solemn elegy -- and deeply moving, because who doesn't want what Michael does?
"I have a different word: NORMALIZING. I’m normalizing TV." Well said, Shonda, well said. Read more of Shonda Rhimes' speech
Fitz is an extremely aggressive individual, and I often get scared watching his interactions with both Mellie and Olivia, but somehow the show still paints him as the victim, the "good guy," and I really don't think it is okay.
Twice in one show, the writers turned a fast-thinking, amazingly intelligent woman into the basic dumb female in a thriller. All they left out was mindless shrieking, but they did still turn her into Olivia Dope.
We could all learn a thing or two (or 12) from television's biggest #BossLady. If you want to channel Ms. Pope, remember
If it's something weird and it don't look good, who you gonna call? Not Kerry Washington. When the "Scandal" actress visited
Um, scandal alert: Shonda Rhimes took a subtle shot at Katherine Heigl in a new profile with The Hollywood Reporter. As for
One day after TMZ released an audio recording of Stephen Collins allegedly confessing to child molestation, the former "7th
Earlier this year, upon accepting her award for diversity during this year’s annual Directors Guild of America Awards, the
Shonda Rimes owns Thursday nights. ABC marketed Thursday's new lineup as #TGIT, airing Rhimes' three shows, "Grey's Anatomy
Shonda Rhimes, along with much of the Internet, wasn't too happy on Friday after New York Times television critic Alessandra
Where did Olivia Pope go when she got on that plane at the end of Season 3? We just found out ... kind of. The promo opens
Taryn Manning "Crossroads": Mimi Now: Tiffany "Pennsatucky" Doggett, "Orange Is the New Black" Because sometimes the universe
It looks like "Arrested Development" star Portia de Rossi is joining the "Scandal" gang next season. On Wednesday, Ellen