“Sit down and watch me choose you,” are Olivia Pope’s (Kerry Washington) famous last words before she says goodbye to the life she’s always known and steps into her new role as the president’s public … · 8 hours ago
Olivia Pope
You know those people who actually make the trends? The ones who wear them long before the rest of the world catches on? Kerry Washington is one of those people. Not only did she fearlessly rock a maternity crop …
PopSugar Celebrity · 9/30/2015
But sometimes it's subtle, and the smirk on Fitz's (Tony Goldwyn) face when he heard Olivia's (Kerry Washington) “yes” said everything. Fitz won't paint Olivia as a power-hungry homewrecker and he won't move on …
New York Daily News · 9 minutes ago
“Scandal” Thursday night was an episode that was fascinating in some ways, but also infuriating in others given the sole fact that we spent a heck of a lot of time trying to come to grips with the fact that Mellie and …
CarterMatt · 8 hours ago
In an exclusive interview with Entertainment Weekly, Washington spoke about those frequent intimate moments that occur between Olivia Pope and Fitzgerald behind closed doors, and how they can get pretty intense. · 10/2/2015
Olivia Pope
Everyone has secrets and Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) has dedicated her life to protecting and defending the public images of the nation’s elite by keeping those secrets under wraps. Pope’s team is at the top of …
Gossip on This · 5 hours ago
Don’t expect to see Kerry Washington’s little girl anytime soon. While other A-listers opt for magazine spreads or social media to introduce their children, Washington says that’s not her style. “You know, I’m a … · 9/28/2015
(Photo : Kirsty Wigglesworth - WPA Pool/Getty Images) Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge during a visit to the Rehabilitation of Addicted Prisoners Trust at HMP Send on September 25, 2015 in Woking, United Kingdom.
Fashion&Style · 16 hours ago
When she won the Emmy for leading actress in a drama on Sunday night, Viola Davis stressed that it wasn’t lack of talent that had kept a woman of color from winning that prize until now: “The only thing that …
Vanity Fair · 9/29/2015
Black Actresses
Fans know nothing makes Olivia Pope nervous, but Kerry Washington is a different story. Image via Dara Kushner/ The Scandal star understands that fans have been waiting for years to see her character …
The Celebrity · 9/25/2015
Olivia Pope

Kerry Washington

American Actress
Kerry Marisa Washington is an American actress. Since 2012, Washington has gained wide public recognition for starring in the ABC drama Scandal, …
Kerry Marisa Washington is an American actress. Since 2012, Washington has gained wide public recognition for starring in the ABC drama Scandal, a Shonda Rhimes series in which she plays Olivia Pope, a crisis management expert to politicians and power brokers in Washington DC. For her role, she has been nominated twice for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series, and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Television Series.
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