Scandal Spoilers: An Upcoming War Between Cyrus and Leo

leoScandal actor Jeff Perry who plays the devil's advocate Cyrus Beene previewed what fans can expect when the ABC smash returns from hiatus next year.

Per E! Online, read on for the latest Scandal scoop:

You can expect to see Cyrus and Leo (guest star Paul Adelstein) to battle it out over Sally Langston in the new year.

"Leo is already ridiculously formidable for Cyrus. It's like this guy is no joke. He is a scary, smart mercenary. He is so scary, he is so damn smart, he pisses Cyrus off, I'll tell you that," Jeff Perry teases, adding that there is "no question" they will be duking it out for control of Sally. "Cyrus and Leo are going to be butting heads."

Watch the promo for an all new episode of Scandal (airing on Feb. 27) below: