• Season 5 Episode 11
  • The Candidate

  • Airdate:02.18.2016.

HIDDEN AGENDAS ARE BEST USED DURING ELECTION SEASON

Mellie seeks out Olivia’s help but may not be prepared for what that entails, and Liz tries to convince Susan Ross to run for the presidency. Meanwhile, Abby and Cyrus are at odds when a profile piece on Fitz comes into question.

 

series regulars:

    Kerry Washington as Olivia Pope
    Guillermo Diaz as Huck
    Darby Stanchfield as Abby Whelan
    Katie Lowes as Quinn Perkins
    Tony Goldwyn as President Fitzgerald Grant
    Jeff Perry as Cyrus
    Bellamy Young as First Lady Mellie Grant
    Joshua Malina as David Rosen
    Scott Foley as Jake Ballard
    Portia De Rossi as Elizabeth North
    Cornelius Smith Jr as Marcus Walker

written by:

Alison Schapker

directed by:

Allison Liddi Brown