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The 'Scandal' Television Series Quiz
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How much do you know about the secrets Olivia Pope and her staff keep? Take this quiz on "Scandal" to see if you can match wits with this cast of secret-keepers.

Which actress plays the lead role of Olivia Pope in the television series "Scandal"?

  • Julianna Margulies
  • Tea Leoni
  • Kerry Washington

Who is the creator of the television series "Scandal"?

  • Shonda Rhimes
  • Michelle King
  • Barbara Hall

When did "Scandal" premiere in the U.S.?

  • 2010
  • 2012
  • 2014

True or false: "Scandal" is set in New York City.

  • true
  • false

Which "Scandal" character is a former CIA operative?

  • Quinn
  • Abby
  • Huck

Which company does the "Scandal" character Olivia Pope own?

  • Olivia Pope & Associates
  • Washington Associates
  • DCPR

Where is "Scandal" filmed?

  • Washington
  • Los Angeles
  • New York City

What former White House job did Olivia Pope have in the series "Scandal"?

  • chief of staff
  • national security advisor
  • communications director

Which actress plays the "Scandal" character Quinn Perkins?

  • Darby Stanchfield
  • Katie Lowes
  • Bellamy Young

Which character is the president of the United States in the series "Scandal"?

  • Fitzgerald Grant
  • Cyrus Beene
  • David Rosen

Which actor plays the role of President Fitzgerald Grant?

  • Joshua Malina
  • Jeff Perry
  • Tony Goldwyn

Which network airs the television series "Scandal" in the U.S.?

  • USA
  • ABC
  • Fox

What is the runtime of each episode of the television series "Scandal"?

  • 26 minutes
  • 39 minutes
  • 43 minutes

Which Los Angeles-area building is used as a stand-in for White House exterior shots for the series "Scandal"?

  • Griffith Observatory
  • Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens
  • Los Angeles City Courthouse

Which "Scandal" character is played by the actress Darby Stanchfield?

  • Abby Whelan
  • Mellie Grant
  • Sally Langston

What is the name of the first lady?

  • Molly
  • Mellie
  • Millie

True or false: Mellie Grant is played by the actress Bellamy Young.

  • true
  • false

What do the members of Olivia Pope & Associates call themselves in the series "Scandal"?

  • secret keepers
  • warriors
  • gladiators

Which "Scandal" character does Olivia Pope have an affair with in the television series?

  • President Grant
  • White House chief of staff
  • Vice President Langston

Which actress plays Vice President Sally Langston?

  • Erica Shaffer
  • Portia de Rossi
  • Kate Burton

What is Olivia Pope's middle name?

  • Catherine
  • Carolyn
  • Colette

Which of the following is NOT an official tagline of the television series "Scandal"?

  • We bury the secrets.
  • The secret is out.
  • no looking back

The third and sixth seasons of the television series "Scandal" were shortened due to the pregnancies of which actress?

  • Katie Lowes
  • Kerry Washington
  • Darby Stanchfield

What is the television parental guideline rating for the series "Scandal"?

  • TV-PG
  • TV-MA
  • TV-14

Which actor plays the "Scandal" character Huck in the television series?

  • Guillermo Diaz
  • Joshua Malina
  • Scott Foley

Which of Olivia's employees was once named Lindsay Dwyer?

  • Abby
  • Huck
  • Quinn

Which "Scandal" character is the White House chief of staff?

  • David Rosen
  • Cyrus Beene
  • Jake Ballard

Which actor plays the character Cyrus Beene?

  • Joe Morton
  • Columbus Short
  • Jeff Perry

True or false: The character Olivia Pope is based on the real-life "fixer" Judy Smith.

  • true
  • false

Which character is the assistant U.S. attorney in the television series?

  • Rowan Pope
  • David Rosen
  • Hollis Doyle