Scandal Season 5 Premiere Date Announced

Scandal Season 5 Premiere Date Announced

Are you ready for the return of TGIT? It’s handled. Scandal is back this fall with the Season 5 premiere THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 24 9|8c on ABC. It's part of a night of premieres that includes the return of Grey’s Anatomy at 8|7c and How to Get Away with Murder at 10|9c. In case you’ve forgotten, when we last saw Olivia Pope, she was with President Fitzgerald Grant at the White House. Wrapped in his arms. Kissing him. What does this mean? We are counting down the days until September to find out what happens next!

In addition to the Olitz reunion, the season finale was full of shocking surprises in DC. Fitz kicked Mellie out of the White House and fired Cyrus. Jake said goodbye to Liv. Huck begged Quinn to shoot him. Olivia brought down Papa Pope. And that’s just naming a few! One thing we can all agree on? Season 5 can’t come soon enough. Until the much-anticipated premiere on September 24, to get your Scandal fix, you can watch Season 4 highlights, or catch up with the last five episodes of the season, available on WATCH ABC!

Season 4 Finale, "You Can’t Take Command": Everything comes to a head in the shocking season finale when Olivia and the team finally make some big moves to take down Command, and Mellie’s fate is sealed as the election results are announced.

Season 4, Episode 21, "A Few Good Women": Vice President Ross continues to defy the Grant administration when she hires Olivia Pope to defend a woman in the Navy. Meanwhile, Quinn and Huck must do what they do best to get answers about B613 and Mellie’s campaign for Senate continues to be a struggle.

Season 4, Episode 20, "First Lady Sings the Blues": The team taking down B613 is in serious danger and forced to take drastic measures to ensure their safety. In the White House, Mellie is mortified when the nation turns against her and Cyrus is forced to come to her defense.

Season 4, Episode 19, "I’m Just a Bill": With Rowan back in town, the stakes are at an all-time high for the team trying to take down B613. Meanwhile, Olivia gets a call that the mayor’s wife has been murdered and is asked to take on the case.

Season 4, Episode 18, "Honor Thy Father": David tries to recruit former B613 agents to strengthen his case.  Meanwhile, a congressman asks Olivia to help his father escape his looming death penalty.

WATCH: Fitz Fires Cyrus & Kicks Mellie Out

WATCH: Jake Says Farewell to Liv

WATCH: Quinn Pulls a Gun on Huck


Here's your schedule of premieres for THURSDAY SEPT 24 on ABC:

8:00-9:00 p.m.              Grey's Anatomy - Season 12 Premiere
9:00-10:00 p.m.            Scandal - Season 5 Premiere
10:00-11:00 p.m.           How to Get Away with Murder - Season 2 Premiere

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