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Scandal: The Other Woman

When a public figure is caught in a compromising position, Olivia and her team must do some heavy lifting, literally, in order to clean up the mess. But Olivia is still dealing with the ramifications of the judge's jaw-dropping verdict, and Abby continues to push for answers. In the White House, Cyrus and Fitz are forced to deal with a serious foreign policy emergency.

Source: ABC

Episode Info  

Episode number: 2x2
Airdate: Thursday October 04th, 2012

Alternate Airdates:

UK (sky LIVING) Jul 11, 2013
AU (Seven) Oct 07, 2013
DK (Kanal 4) Jun 03, 2014

Guest Stars
Dan BucatinskyDan Bucatinsky
As James
Debra MooneyDebra Mooney
As Verna
Gregg HenryGregg Henry
As Hollis
Jay JacksonJay Jackson
As local news anchor
Joe HoltJoe Holt
As Defense Secretary
Leslie GrossmanLeslie Grossman
As Lisa
Mark D. EspinozaMark D. Espinoza
As Chairman of Joint Chiefs
Sam McMurraySam McMurray
As Pat
Virginia Louise SmithVirginia Louise Smith
As Secretary of State
Wendy Davis (1)Wendy Davis (1)
As Kimberly Mitchell
Al CarabelloAl Carabello
As parking valet
Damarr CalhounDamarr Calhoun
As Vincent
Elise NealElise Neal
As Joanne
Fred OchsFred Ochs
As AA leader
Jason DechertJason Dechert
As Matt Turner
Jennifer MarsalaJennifer Marsala
As reporter
Jocelyn AyannaJocelyn Ayanna
As prayer leader
Josh ClarkJosh Clark
As Amos
Keli DanielsKeli Daniels
As Cable News anchor
Warren ThomasWarren Thomas
As Pastor Drake
Main Cast
Kerry WashingtonKerry Washington
As Olivia Pope
Darby StanchfieldDarby Stanchfield
As Abby Whelan
Katie LowesKatie Lowes
As Quinn Perkins
Jeff PerryJeff Perry
As Cyrus Beene
Joshua MalinaJoshua Malina
As David Rosen
Bellamy YoungBellamy Young
As Senator Mellie Grant
Tony GoldwynTony Goldwyn
As President Fitzgerald "Fitz" Grant
Columbus ShortColumbus Short
As Harrison Wright


The episode begins with Olivia receiving a call from Fitz, while in bed. The two then discuss their love for each other. “I’ll speak to you tomorrow night”, he says in the end and hangs up. Olivia then receives another call and gets ready to leave for work. Quinn who is staying with her, asks her as to how she managed to save her. She promises to give Quinn her answers, but also tells her it’s not in her best interests to have every piece of the puzzle right now. A pastor named Marvin Drakes is missing. He was a civil right leader and a gay rights activist. His wife tells Olivia “I know something has happened to him, I can feel it”. ..

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