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Pope & Associates are fixers in Washington, DC, a town that really needs fixing. With her team of occasionally lovable misfits, Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) solves problems, manages crises, and saves reputations. The show also follows President Fitzgerald “Fitz” Grant (Tony Goldwyn), his wife Mellie Grant (Bellamy Young), and his Chief of Staff Cyrus Beene (Jeff Perry). The show’s (2012-2018) client of the week format is spiced up with political intrigues, season long mysteries, and the steamiest love affair this side of basic cable.

Season One

1.1 Sweet Baby
1.2 Dirty Little Secrets
1.3 Hell Hath No Fury
1.4 Enemy of the State
1.5 Crash and Burn
1.6 The Trail
1.7 Grant: For the People

Season Two

2.1 White Hat’s Off
2.2 The Other Woman
2.3 Hunting Season
2.4 Beltway Unbuckled
2.5 All Roads Lead to Fitz
2.6 Spies Like Us
2.7 Defiance
2.8 Happy Birthday, Mr. President
2.9 Blown Away
2.10 One for the Dog
2.11 A Criminal, a Whore, an Idiot, and a Liar
2.12 Truth and Consequences
2.13 Nobody Likes Babies
2.14 Whiskey Tango Foxtrot
2.15 Boom Goes the Dynamite
2.16 Top of the Hour
2.17 Snake in the Garden
2.18 Molly, You in Danger, Girl
2.19 Seven Fifty-Two
2.20 A Woman Scorned
2.21 Any Questions?
2.22 White Hat’s Back On

Season Three

3.1 It’s Handled
3.2 Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner
3.3 Mrs. Smith Goes to Washington
3.4 Say Hello to My Little Friend
3.5 More Cattle, Less Bull
3.6 Icarus
3.7 Everything’s Coming Up Mellie
3.8 Vermont is for Lovers, Too
3.9 YOLO
3.10 A Door Marked Exit
3.11 Ride, Sally, Ride
3.12 We Do Not Touch the First Ladies
3.13 No Sun on the Horizon
3.14 Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
3.15 Mama Said Knock You Out
3.16 The Fluffer
3.17 Flesh and Blood
3.18 The Price of Free and Fair Elections

Season Four

4.1 Randy, Red, Superfreak, and Julia
4.2 The State of the Union
4.3 Inside the Bubble
4.4 Like Father, Like Daughter
4.5 The Key
4.6 An Innocent Man
4.7 Baby Made a Mess
4.8 The Last Supper
4.9 Where the Sun Don't Shine
4.10 Run
4.11 Where's the Black Lady?
4.12 Gladiators Don't Run
4.13 No More Blood
4.14 The Lawn Chair
4.15 The Testimony of Diego Munoz
4.16 It's Good to Be Kink
4.17 Put a Ring on It
4.18 Honor Thy Father
4.19 I'm Just a Bill
4.20 First Lady Sings the Blues
4.21 A Few Good Women
4.22 You Can't Take Command

Season Five

5.1 Heavy Is the Head
5.2 Yes
5.3 Paris is Burning
5.4 Dog-Whistle Politics
5.5 You Got Served
5.6 Get Out of Jail, Free
5.7 Even the Devil Deserves a Second Chance
5.8 Rasputin
5.9 Baby, It's Cold Outside
5.10 It's Hard Out Here for a General
5.11 The Candidate
5.12 Wild Card
5.13 The Fish Rots from the Head
5.14 I See You
5.15 Pencils Down
5.16 The Miseducation of Susan Ross
5.17 Thwack!
5.18 Till Death Do Us Part
5.19 Buckle Up
5.20 Trump Card
5.21 That's My Girl

Season Six

6.1 Survival of the Fittest
6.2 Hardball
6.3 Fates Worst Than Death
6.4 The Belt
6.5 They All Bow Down
6.6 Extinction
6.7 A Traitor Among Us
6.8 A Stomach for Blood
6.9 Dead in the Water
6.10 The Decision
6.11 Trojan Horse
6.12 Mercy
6.13 The Box
6.14 Head Games
6.15 Tick Tock
6.16 Transfer of Power

Season Seven

7.1 Watch Me
7.2 Pressing the Flesh
7.3 Day 101
7.4 Lost Girls
7.5 Adventures in Babysitting
7.6 Vampires and Bloodsuckers
7.7 Something Borrowed
7.8 Robin
7.9 Good People
7.10 The People v. Olivia Pope
7.11 Army of One
7.12 Allow Me to Reintroduce Myself
7.13 Air Force Two
7.14 The List
7.15 The Noise
7.16 People Like Me
7.17 Standing in the Sun
7.18 Over a Cliff


Kerry Washington (Olivia Pope)
Columbus Short (Harrison Wright)
Darby Stanchfield (Abby Whelan)
Katie Lowes (Quinn Perkins)
Guillermo Díaz (Huck)
Joshua Malina (David Rosen)
Tony Goldwyn (President Fitzgerald Grant)
Bellamy Young (Mellie Grant)
Jeff Perry (Cyrus Beene)
Scott Foley (Jake Ballard)