2013 | 4 Episodes

Season 0 of Scandal premiered on October 3, 2013.


Season 1

2012 | 7 Episodes

Season 1 of Scandal premiered on April 5, 2012.


Season 2

2012 | 22 Episodes

Season 2 of Scandal premiered on September 27, 2012.


Season 3

2013 | 18 Episodes

Season 3 of Scandal premiered on October 3, 2013.


Season 4

2014 | 22 Episodes

Season 4 of Scandal premiered on September 17, 2014.

In an interview with Shonda Rhimes, she revealed that the fourth season would highlight Darby Stanchfield's character, Abby Whelan. She said "Season 4 is Abby's season. That was by design. A lot of what we know about Abby happens this season."[5] Rhimes also confirmed the speculation about the fate of the character Harrison Wright, which she confirmed was that he was killed.She said that all the people at OPA will cope in different ways to Harrison's death, Olivia the hardest. Rhimes said "It will be very devastating for Abby in a surprising way. You'll see how she's coping with it in a very different way than you would expect."[6] Olivia will deal with her betrayal to everyone she left behind, when she hears about the fate of Harrison. The betrayals changed everyone permanently, and Olivia will have to deal with it.

Shonda Rhimes stated that the fourth season will focus more on the core characters, as opposed to the third season where more characters were introduced. Rhimes explained why: "Kerry Washington couldn't work 14 hours a day, so we had to tell our story in a different way, and that necessitated other people both picking up the slack in beautiful ways


Season 5

2015 | 21 Episodes

Season 5 of Scandal premiered on September 24, 2015.


Season 6

2017 | 16 Episodes

Season 6 of Scandal premiered on January 25, 2017.

Season Six starts at the Election Day: Who would win Mellie and Liv or Frankie Vargas and Cyrus?


Season 7

2017 | 18 Episodes

Season 7 of Scandal premiered on October 5, 2017.

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