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Scandal: Season 6 (2017)




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


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Season 6 of the drama series opens with the results of the presidential election: Francisco Vargas (Ricardo Chavira) won, and Mellie (Bellamy Young) has to concede; when the President Elect is assassinated, it's up to Fitz (Tony Goldwyn) to appoint his successor. When Olivia (Kerry Washington) starts suspecting Cyrus (Jeff Perry) of being responsible for the assassination, she starts investigating and finds more secrets and lies that involve Jake (Scott Foley), which might put her in danger. As the season progresses, Rowan (Joe Morton) proves to be an ally to the firm when he reveals that they might have a traitor among them.


Kerry Washington
as Olivia Pope
Darby Stanchfield
as Abby Whelan
Katie Lowes
as Quinn Perkins
Tony Goldwyn
as President Fitzgerald "Fitz" Grant
Jeff Perry
as Cyrus Beene
Joshua Malina
as David Rosen
Bellamy Young
as Mellie Grant
Scott Foley
as Jacob "Jake" Ballard
Portia de Rossi
as Elizabeth North
Joe Morton
as Eli Pope
Cornelius Smith Jr.
as Marcus Walker
Ricardo Antonio Chavira
as Francisco Vargas
Saycon Sengbloh
as Angela Webster
Kate Burton
as Sally Langston
Laila Ayad
as Charlotte
Tessie Santiago
as Luna Vargas
Larry Sullivan
as McClintock
Lorrie Odom
as Harriett
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All Critics (15) | Top Critics (6)

Fans will love the sixth season opener. Prepare to be shocked. This is Scandal, after all.

January 26, 2017 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…
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Nary an inch of scenery went unchewed during Thursday's Scandal as Olivia and her fellow Gladiators sought retribution against Rowan.

August 14, 2018 | Full Review…

Scandal has returned for its sixth season and with it come several massive bombshells.

June 26, 2018 | Full Review…

Scandal is back with, well, a bang.

June 21, 2018 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

This was an excellent episode that really got me excited about the upcoming season.

June 14, 2018 | Full Review…

Where we are now... could give us one of the best Scandal seasons yet.

June 14, 2018 | Full Review…

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