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Darby Stanchfield Has Advice For Press Secretary Jen Psaki After Fans See Comparisons To Scandal's Abby Whelan

Darby Stanchfield Has Advice For Press Secretary Jen Psaki After Fans See Comparisons To Scandal's Abby Whelan

Jen Psaki assumed her role as acting Press Secretary for the Biden Administration this week and fans were quick to pick up that she looks an awful lot like Darby Stanchfield, who famously played Press Secretary Abby Whelan on Scandal.

“Jen Psaki is giving me boring Abby Whelan vibes and I’m LOVING it,” one fan wrote on Twitter.

Another added, “Did we get our real life Abby Whelan? Lol @PressSec #InaugurationDay.”

After seeing the likeness herself, Darby shared some advice for Jen on her own Twitter feed.

“Dear @PressSec,” she addressed her note to Jen, “#1- If your boss forgets your name, slap a name tag on. (Fitz called me “Gabby” for WEEKS 😩).”

Darby continued, “#2- Don’t get power hungry & try to get your friend killed. It won’t go well.😳 #3- No such thing as too much hairspray. Ever. 💨 Best, “Red” aka Sassy Abby Whelan.”

She also added one more piece of advice for Jen in her new role:

Jen is one of the few accounts the new POTUS Twitter is following, along with this sole celebrity.

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