01:39 PM EDT 05/28/2015

Add PEOPLE News

Kerry Washington

Credit: Courtesy Danielle Bradbery
'All Gave Some, Some Gave All': Celebs' Most Touching Memorial Day Tributes

Celebs' Most Touching Memorial Day Tributes

Originally posted 05/25/2015 04:20PM

In an age in which, ahem, some of us woke up hungover on Monday, sleepily swiping through Instagram to figure out who had the best filtered pic of a barbecue or fireworks display, it's easy to lose sight of the meaning of Memorial Day.

Read More

Credit: Kristina Bumphrey/Startraks
Scott Foley Explains Why Those Scandal Sex Scenes Aren't as Steamy as You Think

Scandal

Scandal's Scott Foley: Why Filming Sex Scenes with Kerry Washington Was 'Delicate'

Originally posted 05/15/2015 11:40AM

Thanks to its central love triangle, Scandal has become a reliable source of steamy love scenes – but Scott Foley has some behind-the-scenes scoop that, unfortunately, will be a real mood killer for Olake shippers.

Foley, who plays Olivia Pope's (Kerry Washington) sometime lover Jake Ballard, told PEOPLE at The Paley Center for Media Scandal panel on Thursday that filming sex scenes with Washington, 38, during season 3 was "delicate" to say the least.

Read More

Credit: Nicole Wilder/ABC
Scandal Finale Recap: Olivia Battles Papa Pope – and Finally Chooses Her Man

People Picks

Scandal Finale Recap: Olivia Battles Papa Pope – and Finally Chooses Her Man

Originally posted 05/14/2015 11:40PM

The finale of Scandal gave us a happy ending – and a cliffhanger that will have us spending our summer wondering if a fan-favorite character lives or dies.

The Gladiators took down B613, if not in the way they'd originally intended. Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) finally picked her man. And Mellie Grant (Bellamy Young) won her election but lost her husband.

That's right, Olitz shippers: Season 4 ended with Liv and President Fitzgerald Grant (Tony Goldwyn) locked in a steamy kiss.

Read More

People Picks

Scandal Sneak Peek: Olivia Says a Bittersweet 'Goodbye' to Fitz

Originally posted 05/13/2015 01:00PM

Is this the end of Olitz?

In a sneak peek of Thursday's Scandal finale, we see a familiar scene: Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) and President Fitzgerald Grant (Tony Goldwyn) tenderly talking on the phone as their theme music swells.

It seems as if Liv has finally forgiven him for declaring war in a failed attempt to rescue her from kidnappers. (Just go with it.)

Read More

Credit: Nicole Wilder/ABC
Scandal Recap: Olivia Helps a Rape Survivor and We Learn Papa Pope's Next Target | Kerry Washington

People Picks

Scandal Recap: Olivia Helps a Rape Survivor and We Learn Papa Pope's Next Target

Originally posted 05/07/2015 11:30PM

The writers of Scandal haven't been afraid to get political this season, and Thursday night was no exception.

Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) took on a military rape case, and the episode crackled with her passion for justice. Plus, resident torture experts Huck (Guillermo Díaz) and Quinn (Katie Lowes) tried to get Russell (Brian White) to reveal the meaning of Foxtail, a code word the Gladiators knew only from his call with Rowan (Joe Morton).

Read on to learn whether they succeeded – and for more on the final-act twist that set the show for a sure-to-be-insane finale.

Read More

Advertisement

The Tonight Show

Kerry Washington and Jimmy Fallon Sing About Scandal – While Doing a Lip Flip

Originally posted 05/07/2015 12:40AM

[EMBEDCODE {

}] She's best known as serious Olivia Pope on Scandal but Kerry Washington was playing for laughs when she and Jimmy Fallon did a "lip flip" on Wednesday's Tonight Show.

In the recurring sketch, the pair swapped lips and used weird voices and accents as they sang jingles from Kit Kat and Meow Mix commercials before teaming up for a song about the season finale of her hit show (to the music of Elton John's "Goodbye, Yellow Brick Road").

Read More

Credit: Andrew Toth/Getty
Inside Kerry Washington & Nnamdi Asomugha's Private Life as a Couple: 'They're Homebodies,' Source Says

Inside Kerry Washington & Nnamdi Asomugha's Private Life as a Couple: 'They're Homebodies,' Source Says

Originally posted 05/06/2015 01:15PM

Kerry Washington might be a big Hollywood star, but the ultra-private Scandal actress and her husband, Nnamdi Asomugha, prefer to keep a low profile – by staying local.

Read More

Credit: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty (2); David Fisher/Res USA; Larry Busacca/Getty
Better from the Back? These Star Gowns Deserve Extra Attention from All Angles | Jessica Chastain, Kerry Washington, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Selena Gomez

Better from the Back? These Star Gowns Deserve Extra Attention from All Angles

Originally posted 05/05/2015 07:55AM

Take a second look at the stunning designs seen on Jessica Chastain, Selena Gomez and more stars!

READ MORE

Credit: ABC
Scandal: Well, At Least Jake Isn't Dead

People Picks

Scandal Recap: Jake Ballard Is Alive – But Is He Back with Olivia Pope?

Originally posted 04/23/2015 11:20PM

Shondaland lost its original leading man Thursday night when Dr. Derek Shepherd was killed off Grey's Anatomy moments after doing what he did best: saving lives.

And yes, we shed our share of tears during that "Chasing Cars" montage.

Luckily for Gladiators, Scandal star Scott Foley was totally tricking us with last week's Twitter troll. Despite basically being stabbed on every inch of his body, Captain Jake Ballard was alive, if not quite well.

Read More

From Our Partners