• Season 1 Episode 6
  • The Trail

  • Airdate:05.05.2014.

As Gideon investigates Amanda's past in the present day, scenes from the past reveal the contentious primary race between Fitz and his now-Vice President, how Olivia and Fitz first met on the campaign trail and how each of Olivia's associates joined the team.


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series regulars:

    Kerry Washington as Olivia Pope
    Henry Ian Cusick as Stephen Finch
    Columbus Short as Harrison Wright
    Guillermo Diaz as Huck
    Darby Stanchfield as Abby Whelan
    Katie Lowes as Quinn Perkins
    Tony Goldwyn as President Fitzgerald Grant
    Jeff Perry as Cyrus Beene

guest cast:

    Kate Burton as Vice President Sally Langston
    Joshua Malina as David Rosen
    Bellamy Young as Mellie Grant
    Matt Letscher as Billy Chambers
    Liza Weil as Amanda Tanner
    Brendan Hines as Gideon Wallace
    Dan Bucatinsky as James
    Brenda Song as Alissa

written by:

Jenna Bans

directed by:

Tom Verica