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SCANDAL Pace (S2 Spoilers): TVFanatic interviews Scandal cast at 2012 PaleyFest

September 25, 2012 — Jim Halterman of caught up with members of the Scandal cast at the 2012 PaleyFest: Fall TV Preview Party to get an inside scoop on the sophomore season of the series which kicks off with the season premiere Thursday, September 27 at 10/9c on ABC. Click here for the complete article and check out the interviews below.

SCANDAL Pace (S2 Spoilers): Kerry Washington teases the state of Liv & Fitz in Season 2

August 28, 2012 —’s Natalie Abrams & Adam Bryant provide some insight to one of the burning questions GLADIATORS have regarding Olivia and Fitz in their weekly Mega Buzz Q&A:

Will Olivia and Fitz really not be together next season on Scandal? —Holly
NATALIE: Even though Olivia turned in her White House badge, she’ll both keep Fitz in her life and keep her promise to Mellie. “When we meet Olivia in the season premiere, she is a woman of her word, and she’s keeping her commitment to what she said she wouldn’t do,” Kerry Washington says. “You will see Olivia negotiate her relationship at the beginning of the season and how she’s dealing with it.”

ABC’s Scandal returns Thursday, September 27th at 10/9c! Be sure to check your local listings.

SCANDAL Pace: Exclusive Video – Kerry Washington Teases Season 2

SCANDAL Pace: Exclusive Video – Kerry Washington Teases Season 2  (courtesy                           June 11, 2012 — Kerry Washington, of ABC’s ‘SCANDAL’, talks with Entertainment Weekly’s Lanford Beard about ‘dirty work’ on the set of the D.C. political drama and teases season 2 of ‘SCANDAL’. Plus – exclusive behind-the-scenes footage of Katie Lowes receiving some “good news” from show creator Shonda Rhimes. “Scandal: The Complete First Season” is available in stores tomorrow, June 12th.

Scandal Pace (New GLADIATOR Interview): Kerry Washington on ‘Scandal’ and ‘Django Unchained’ via ‘Speakeasy’

Kerry Washington on ‘Scandal’ and ‘Django Unchained’  (courtesy Speakeasy – WSJ)

Kerry Washington, right, with Christopher John Farley.
(Credit: Alexandra Cheney)

June 6, 2012 –Star of ABC’s ‘SCANDAL’, Kerry Washington, sits down with Christopher John Farley – editor of ‘Speakeasy’, The Wall Street Journal’s culture website – to talk about the upcoming release of the complete first season of ‘SCANDAL’ and the upcoming Tarantino film ‘Django Unchained’ – “The D is silent”. Washington stars in @Unchainedmovie alongside Jamie Foxx (Django), Leonardo DiCaprio (Calvin Candie) and “muphuqqin” Samuel L. Jackson (Candie’s trusted house slave). (VIDEO COMING SOON)

‘GLADIATOR Interviews’ Recently Added: Kerry Washington on Live! with Kelly (VIDEO)

Kerry Washington Chats with Kelly Ripa & Neil Patrick Harris on ‘Live! with Kelly’ (VIDEO) 
June 6, 2012 — ‘SCANDAL’ star, Kerry Washington, stops by Live! with Kelly to chat about the DVD release of ‘SCANDAL’ Season 1 and her upcoming film ‘Django Unchained’, directed by Quentin Tarantino.
  ‘Django Unchained’, which also stars Jamie Foxx, Leonardo DiCaprio and Samuel L. Jackson is due in theaters Christmas 2012.  For updates on ‘Django Unchained’ visit the official website or follow on Twitter @Unchainedmovie. (Video courtesy ‘Live! with Kelly’ via @iluvcandycane)

Kerry Washington Scheduled to Appear on VH1 Big Morning Buzz Live Wednesday, June 6

‘SCANDAL‘ leading lady, Kerry Washington will stop by VH1 headquarters on Wednesday, June 6th to chat with Carrie Keagan, host of Big Morning Buzz Live which airs on VH1 at 10 am/est.  Be sure to check your local listings for broadcast information.

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About VH1 Big Morning Buzz Live (courtesy of

Be sure to tune in VH1 Big Morning Buzz Live is the first dose of pop culture news, chat and entertainment in the morning. From the lobby of VH1’s headquarters our host Carrie Keagan, offers up-to-the-minute topical headlines, engaging celebrity interviews, and in-depth conversations with insiders, bloggers and experts in a variety of fields we all obsess over –from Music, Movies, TV, and everything in between.

Whether our audience tunes in from the gym, from their living room, or even at the office, we deliver the “it” stories and commentary for the day in an upbeat, inspirational and funny hour of live talk where anything is possible. It’s all you need.

Three SCANDALous Ladies in June 2012 Issue of Essence Magazine

Promotional photo from the June 2012 issue of Essence Magazine

The photo below features award winners from the Essence 5th annual Black Women In Hollywood awards ceremony held on February 23 at the Beverly Hills Hotel.  ‘Scandal’ creator and executive producer Shonda Rhimes (far right) received the Visionary Award for her outstanding contributions and achievements and ‘Scandal’ star Kerry Washington was presented with the Vanguard Award in hornor of her impressive career.

from left to right: Kerry Washington, Pam Grier, Shonda Rhimes


Essence Magazine June 2012 Issue – 10 Things We’re Talking About Feature

‘Scandal’ co-executive producer and series inspiration, Judy Smith steals the #7  spot on this Essence top 10 list of the June 2012 edition for her new book “Good Self, Bad Self – Transforming Your Worst Qualities into Your Biggest Assets”.  What Would Judy Do? #WWJD – Pick up your copy today and find out!