Olivia Pope and her associates have done some shady things to protect their clients, but when one of their own is messed with, there's no limit to what they'll do to protect them — even if that ultimately means causing them pain.
That's what Scandal's resident smooth talker Harrison (Columbus Short) has been dealing with after having to plant information that David (Joshua Malina) had abused his former girlfriend in order to get Abby (Darby Stanchfield) to break up with him. But really, he was saving her life!
Now that OPA has discovered who Quinn Perkins is (hello, Molotov Mistress!), the Scandal gang will have to decide whether they trust her.
"Quinn's relationship has changed with everybody," Katie Lowes tells TVGuide.com on our recent visit to the set. "Quinn becomes such a polarizing character in the office as far as who is on Quinn's side."
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Abby (Darby Stanfield) and Harrison (Columbus Short) are not happy about the situation — and neither is David (Joshua Malina), who will do everything in his power to find out why he lost this case. Still, the bigger mystery is why Olivia (Kerry Washington) and Huck (Guillermo Diaz) were involved in kidnapping Quinn. The cast addresses all that and more in the special set visit video below:
It's the moment we've all been waiting for! The Season 2 premiere of Scandal on Thursday will answer the question that has kept fans guessing all summer: Who is Quinn Perkins?
Naturally, that won't be the only big reveal when Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) and her associates return. At the end of Season 1, Olivia promised First Lady Mellie (Bellamy Young) that she'd stay away from her husband Fitz (Tony Goldwyn), much to Scandal 'shippers' frustrations. And yet, Thursday's premiere may make those same people smile.
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To get the scoop on the new season and what else fans can be excited for, TVGuide.com tracked down the cast and executive producer Shonda Rhimes for intel:
It's the question that has plagued Scandal fans since the Shonda Rhimes political fixer series went off the air in May: Seriously, who is Quinn Perkins?
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