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What To Watch If You Love 'Scandal'

July 13, 2020 547 votes 44 voters 1.3k views50 items

List RulesVote up the films and television series that you know other fans of 'Scandal' will love.

Wondering what to watch after Scandal? If the forbidden romance of the series has you hungry for more political thrillers, you're in luck! Since the public fascination with what really happens inside the White House is not ceasing any time soon, there are loads of other movies and TV shows like Scandal ready for you to start bingeing.

If you’re on the hunt for movies and TV shows similar to Scandal, House of Cards is a great TV series about holding political office. How to Get Away with Murder is another great show, with a strong female lead.

For fans of Scandal looking for good movie recommendations,Affairs of State is an excellent film that features high-profile people being involved in an affair. Other good movies and shows featured on this list include Grey's Anatomy, Designated Survivor, and Private Practice.

If you have a favorite movie or TV series like Scandal on this list, give the project a thumbs up!

  • Grey's Anatomy
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    Grey's Anatomy (ABC, 2005) is an American medical soap opera television series created by Shonda Rhimes. A group of young doctors faces the pressure that comes from practicing medicine in a Seatle hospital....  more
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  • How to Get Away with Murder
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    How to Get Away with Murder (ABC, 2014) is an American legal thriller television series created by Peter Nowalk. A law professor (Viola Davis) at a prestigious Philadelphia university and five of her students become involved in a twisted plot that promises to change the course of their lives....  more
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  • The West Wing
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  • The Good Wife (CBS, 2009) is an American television legal and political drama created by Robert King and Michelle King. Alicia has been a good wife to her husband, a former state's attorney. After a very humiliating sex and corruption scandal, he is behind bars. She must now provide for her family and returns to work as a litigator in a law firm....  more
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