List Rules Best Scandal episodes, no matter how popular they are.
List of the best Scandal episodes, as voted on by other fans of the series. Kerry Washington stars as Olivia Pope in this political drama created by Shonda Rhimes. One of the best black TV shows currently on air, Scandal is also filled with many fun facts you probably didn't know. With so many memorable episodes of the show, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Scandal episodes of all time are. Fans of Scandal are extremely passionate about the show, and there is often debate over which episodes are better than others. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.
List includes "The Trail," "White Hat's Off," and more. What is the best Scandal episode of all time? Look below and find out.
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Happy Birthday, Mr. PresidentDec 06 2012 A national tragedy forces Olivia to return to work at the White House. Meanwhile, we learn more about the first few days of Fitz's presidency.
The TrailMay 10 2012 As Gideon investigates Amanda Tanner's past, a series of events from the past reveal the contentious primary race between Fitzgerald Grant and Sally Langston, Olivia's first meeting with Grant ...more
Vermont is for Lovers, TooNov 21 2013 "Vermont is for Lovers, Too" is the eighth episode of the third season of Scandal. It premiered on November 21, 2013 in the U.S.
A Criminal, a Whore, an Idiot and a LiarJan 17 2013 Changes continue to rock the White House, as we also flashback to learn more about the rigged election. Meanwhile, things get heated between Olivia and Edison after he makes a shocking
Seven Fifty-TwoApr 25 2013 While Olivia engages in an emotion-filled conversation with Fitz, her team works to help one of their own. Cyrus becomes skeptic towards his husband and Mellie is near to bringing the white ...more
A Woman ScornedMay 02 2013 The team continue their investigation into the mole and make a shocking discovery in the process. Meanwhile Fitz orders Jake to continue to protect Olivia, who is still very much in danger, and ...more
Sweet BabyApr 05 2012 Olivia hires Quinn Perkins; On Quinn Perkins' first day, she is given the task of of dealing with a woman's accusation against the President of the United States. Meanwhile, Pope & ...more
Everything's Coming up MellieNov 14 2013 "Everything's Coming Up Mellie" is the seventh episode of the third season of Scandal. It premiered on November 14, 2013 in the U.S.
The Price of Free and Fair ElectionApr 17 2014 Election Day has arrived and nothing is off limits as the candidates try to capture votes. Meanwhile, Olivia tries to understand Maya's motives and Charlie makes a very surprising move.
Mrs. Smith Goes to WashingtonOct 17 2013 A Midwestern mom hires Pope & Associates under mysterious conditions that lead to a very dangerous situation. Meanwhile, Fitz and Mellie admit their true feelings for each other.
White Hat's OffSep 27 2012 In the Season 2 opener, Quinn's true identity is disclosed to the team. Meanwhile, Mellie and Cyrus make a live TV interview awkward for Fitz; and a senator fears a personal matter is about to ...more
DefianceNov 29 2012 Harrison leads the team in managing a billionaire businessman who seems to have lost his sanity; meanwhile, Olivia and the White House prepare to celebrate the President's 50th birthday, as ...more
Kiss Kiss Bang BangMar 20 2014 Sally sets a meeting with the NRA which sends the White House into a tailspin. Olivia and Huck come to shocking realizations and a surprising person asks for help from Pope and Associates.
Spies Like UsNov 15 2012 Olivia receives an anonymous letter containing a coded warning which could expose Huck's dark past. Meanwhile another Pope & Associates secret has already been exposed and Olivia asks ...more
The Other WomanOct 04 2012 An act of infidelity gets a public figure in trouble. Meanwhile, Cyrus and Fitz face a foreign-policy crisis; Olivia continues to deal with the consequences of a shocking judicial verdict; and ...more
It's HandledOct 03 2013 With Olivia's name out there as the President's mistress, both the White House and Pope & Associates face their biggest scandal to date, and a surprise allegiance is formed in order to get ...more
Snake in the GardenMar 28 2013 Snake in the Garden is the seventeenth episode of the second season of Scandal. It premiered on March 28, 2013 in the U.S. The episode marks the first appearance of Joe Morton and the first ...more
Truth or ConsequencesJan 31 2013 After discovering the truth about the rigged White House election, the "Gladiators in Suits" realize that a quickly unraveling Olivia may not always wear the white hat. Meanwhile, ...more
Nobody Likes BabiesFeb 07 2013 Nobody Likes Babies is the thirteenth episode of the second season of Scandal. It premiered on February 7, 2013 in the U.S. The episode marks the end of the original 13 episode order producer ...more
Grant: For the PeopleMay 17 2012 When Quinn finds herself in a tragic and compromising position, Olivia and the team rush to her side; all the while, a reluctant Cyrus must turn to Olivia when Billy Chambers makes an ...more
Hunting SeasonOct 18 2012 A paranoid government official drops a bombshell on Pope & Associates and even Olivia is caught off-guard with how high up this Scandal goes. Back at the office, unresolved questions about ...more
IcarusNov 07 2013 Olivia must make a very important decision that will affect all of her relationships in the White House, and Harrison's allegiance to the Gladiators is tested. Meanwhile, the team continues to ...more
Enemy of the StateApr 26 2012 After the Amanda Tanner case takes a shocking turn, one-time friends Olivia and Cyrus take heated, opposing viewpoints, and Cyrus tries to help in investigating the personal lives of Olivia and ...more
More Cattle, Less BullOct 31 2013 The team investigates Democratic Congresswoman Josie Marcus, while Olivia and Mellie have a surprising run-in during the White House Correspondents' Dinner. Meanwhile, Jake and Huck get closer ...more
The Lawn Chair Season 4 Episode 14: A tragic event causes national debate.
All Roads Lead to FitzNov 08 2012 When the wife of a governor is raped, the governor takes the law into his own hands and then asks Olivia and her team to come in and clean up his mess. Meanwhile, both Cyrus and the President ...more
Top of the HourFeb 28 2013 Olivia finds herself in the middle of a media storm, but this time she's on the opposing side of the oval office when Fitz's pick for Supreme Court Justice is caught in a torrid affair with ...more
Say Hello to My Little FriendsOct 24 2013 "Say Hello to My Little Friend" is the fourth episode of the third season of the American television series Scandal. It premiered on October 24, 2013 on ABC. The episode was the first ...more
Any Questions?May 09 2013 The White House is in the middle of its biggest scandal to date and Cyrus is in the eye of the storm. Meanwhile, someone close to Olivia betrays her and the team.
Transfer of Power Season 6 Episode 16: Fitz makes changes during his final days in office.
Molly, You in Danger, GirlApr 04 2013 "Molly, You in Danger Girl" is the eighteenth episode of the second season of Scandal. It premiered on April 4, 2013 in the U.S.
Dead in the Water Season 6 Episode 9: Olivia and OPA's investigation puts someone in danger.
The Decision Season 6 Episode 10: Olivia wonders how different her life could be.
Blown AwayDec 13 2012 While working in the White House, Olivia helps Vice President Sally Langston; Cyrus stumbles across the truth about James's secret investigation; and one of Olivia's associates struggles to come ...more
Head Games Season 6 Episode 14: Outgoing President Fitz considers his legacy.
The Box Season 6 Episode 13: Jake tries to manipulate the Mystery Woman.
Mercy Season 6 Episode 12: The White House goes on lockdown.