05:00 PM EDT 03/21/2016

Add PEOPLE News

Scott Foley

Scandal

Scandal Sneak Peek: Olivia Plays the Perfect Hostess to Jake's Fiancée – While the Gladiators Bug His Home

Originally posted 03/17/2016 08:45AM

Tolstoy would have totally been a Gladiator: "All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way."

This week's Scandal episode opens with a dinner party only evil genius Rowan (Joe Morton) could have masterminded: He and daughter Olivia (Kerry Washington) meeting the mysterious Vanessa, the surprise fiancée of Jake (Scott Foley), whom Papa Pope considers his hitman "son" and Liv has been having hot hate-sex with since ditching President Fitz (Tony Goldwyn).

Read More

Swedish Royalty? Salem Witches? Watch Lea Michele, Scott Foley and More Discover Emotional Revelations About Their Ancestors on Who Do You Think You Are?

Originally posted 03/03/2016 10:30AM

Lea Michele, Scott Foley and Molly Ringwald are getting blasts from the past in the new season of Who Do You Think You Are?

PEOPLE has the exclusive first look of the season, which also features Chris Noth, Aisha Tyler and Katey Sagal.

In the clip, Sagal gets emotional, revealing that she doesn't know as much about her roots as she would like.

"What happens when you lose your parents young is I have all these questions that I can't find anybody to answer," she says.

Read More

2016 Presidential Elections

New Gladiator in Town: Hillary Clinton Visits the Set of Scandal

Originally posted 02/23/2016 12:30PM

Olivia Pope & Associates' next client? A political maven who's campaigning for the White House.

Read More

Credit: Disney Junior; Getty
VIDEO: Scott Foley on His Goldie & Bear Guest Appearance: 'My Kids Might Start Seeing Their Dad as Someone to Root For'

VIDEO: Scott Foley on His Goldie & Bear Guest Appearance: 'My Kids Might Start Seeing Their Dad as Someone to Root For'

Originally posted 01/29/2016 12:15PM

"The rule in our family is no television unless I'm in it, " the Scandal star tells PEOPLE exclusively

Read More

Filed Under: Scott Foley
Credit: David Fisher/REX USA
Jennifer Garner's Past Romances: A Love Life in the Spotlight

Jennifer Garner's Past Romances: A Love Life in the Spotlight

Originally posted 07/01/2015 07:00AM

As one of Hollywood's favorite female stars, Jennifer Garner has often been cast opposite some of the handsomest leading men in show business. Offscreen, the 43-year-old West Virginian's love interests have been equally glamorous.

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

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

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

Credit: Nicole Wilder/ABC
Scandal, Are You Trolling Us? Twitter Reacts to Crazy Cliffhanger | Scandal

Scandal

Scandal Might Have Killed off [Spoiler]: Twitter Goes Berserk

Originally posted 04/17/2015 12:25AM

Thursday's episode of Scandal ended with a shocking twist and a major cliffhanger – even by the show's crazy standards.

At the end of "I'm Just a Bill," with a fan favorite's fate hanging in the balance, the Internet (egged on by Scandal's social media-savvy stars and producers) did what it does best: Hit the panic button.

Spoiler alert for those who haven't seen the latest episode: Pivotal plot details will be revealed.

Read More