Scandal (2012 - 2018)


Scandal

93%

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74%

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Series Info

A former White House communications director opens a Washington, D.C. crisis-management firm in this drama based on the work of crisis manager Judy Smith, whose clients have included Monica Lewinsky and Justice Clarence Thomas.

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Seasons

91%
Critics Consensus: With the aptitude that helped change the face of serialized drama, Scandal concludes its fiery run with unpredictability, heart, and an emphasis on cultural affairs.

2017, ABC, 18 episodes

95%
Critics Consensus: As shocking and thrilling as ever, Scandal eases into its sixth season with as much confidence as Olivia Pope herself.

2017, ABC, 16 episodes

95%
Critics Consensus: Increased pressure on a key couple brings heightened stakes and more exciting twists to Scandal's action-packed, consistently gripping fifth season.

2015, ABC, 21 episodes

95%
Critics Consensus: Romantic tensions and twisty plot lines come to a head to create even more chaos in the delicious political fantasy that is Scandal.

2014, ABC, 22 episodes

95%
Critics Consensus: Scandal finds its footing in season three, allowing its characters to blossom and providing the kind of intrigue that makes serialized television so addictive.

2013, ABC, 18 episodes

95%
Critics Consensus: Owning its soap-like sensibilities, Scandal creates enticingly addictive narratives, with surprising twists and fascinatingly damaged characters.

2012, ABC, 22 episodes

87%
Critics Consensus: Scandal is a soapy show about work and love that's over the top but never boring.

2012, ABC, 7 episodes

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