11:58 PM EDT 06/08/2016
Originally posted 06/08/2016 11:00AM
Kerry Washington is no stranger to typecasting.
The 39-year-old may be one of television's biggest stars, but even she has experienced Hollywood's harsh side.
"Before Scandal, I was actually cast in two other pilots. Both went to series, but I was fired and recast," Washington told comedian Aziz Ansari on Variety's Actors on Actors.
"For both, it was because they wanted me to sound more 'girlfriend,' more like 'hood,' more 'urban.' "
Scandal's Bellamy Young Dishes on Taking Her First Big Vacation with Boyfriend Ed Weeks of The Mindy Project
Originally posted 06/03/2016 09:40AM
"I'm going to go on vacation!" Young, 46, told PEOPLE while attending the Television Academy's 70th-anniversary gala. "I'm going to sit down and travel and go see some beautiful places in Europe. England, Spain, Italy – we leave Sunday."
Originally posted 05/18/2016 05:00PM
Asked about experiencing sexism in Hollywood as an actress, the Scandal star told The Hollywood Reporter her work environment is a little different than the typical set.
Originally posted 05/17/2016 02:20PM
There'll be no need to worry about hiding Kerry Washington's baby bump on Scandal because the show won't be back until midseason.
Originally posted 05/12/2016 10:45PM
Originally posted 05/02/2016 08:45PM
The Scandal star wore a sequined Marc Jacobs gown
Originally posted 05/02/2016 01:10PM
The couple are already parents to 2-year-old daughter Isabelle Amarachi
It's Handled: Scandal Stars Tour the White House Before Correspondents' Dinner; Scott Foley Says, 'We're Going to Take This Damn Thing Over!'
Originally posted 04/30/2016 01:35PM
In an "epic" case of life imitating art, the cast of ABC's Scandal went on a tour of the actual White House on Friday.
Originally posted 04/11/2016 12:20PM
Kerry Washington isn't going to change her appearance to meet Hollywood's unrealistic standards.
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