Kerry Washington is joined on the red carpet by Priyanka Chopra at the2015 ABC Upfrontpresentation at Lincoln Center’s Avery Fisher Hall on Tuesday (May 12) in New York City.
The 38-year-old Scandal actress helped welcome Priyanka, 32, into the ABC family. She is starring in the brand new series Quantico. Watch the trailer below!
“I’m thrilled with the news that Quantico is going to be a part of ABC’s 2015/16 primetime lineup. As an entertainer and actor, I am constantly looking for new challenges that push the boundaries of my creativity and talent,” Priyanka said in a statement. “This is a whole new experience for me and something that I am looking forward to diving into. Quantico has an incredibly talented cast and production team and I’ve had an amazing experience shooting the pilot episode with them. I can’t wait to get back on set to see where the writers lead us!”
FYI: Kerry is wearing an alice + olivia by Stacey Bendet jumpsuit, Christian Louboutin shoes, a Movado watch, and Lorraine Schwartz earrings. Priyanka is wearing an Alexander Wang dress and Christian Louboutin shoes. Bellamy is wearing a Sportmax top and skirt with Casadei shoes, an Edie Parker clutch, and Dana Rebecca Designs jewelry. Portia is wearing an Amanda Wakeley corset and pants. Darby is wearing a Rachel Zoe dress, Marskinryyppy by Nicole Brundage shoes, Vita Fede jewelry, and an Edie Parker clutch. Katie is wearing a Korovilas top and skirt, Topshop heels, House of Lavande Vintage earrings, and a Serapian purse.
Kerry Washington looks super fierce in two different outfits while filming scenes for Scandal on Tuesday (March 17) in downtown Los Angeles.
The 38-year-old actress just landed a great new movie role – she will play attorney Anita Hill in the upcoming HBO movie Confirmation.
The film will be about the “1991 Clarence Thomas-Hill Supreme Court nomination hearings, which brought the nation to a standstill and forever changed the way people think about sexual harassment, victims’ rights and race relations in the modern world,” according to Entertainment Weekly.
Susannah Grant, who wrote the screenplay for Erin Brockovich, will pen the script and a director has not been set yet.
In case you missed the news, Lena is set to appear in the March 19th episode in which Olivia (Kerry Washington) will spring to action when she learns of a woman (Dunham), who plans to expose the sex secrets of some of D.C.’s most elite.
FYI: Lena is wearing an enSoie coat.
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One awkward question was asked by a fan during the chat. It pertained to Columbus Short, who ended up off the show after some domestic violence charges.
“Everybody who is in this family is in this family, whether we’re working on the show or not,” Kerry said (via THR). “Thank you for understanding why we’re not going to answer that.”
FYI: Kerry is wearing a Mary Katrantzou dress, Christian Louboutin shoes, Isharya earrings, and a Jennifer Fisher cuff. Darby is wearing a 2nd Skin Co dress and belt, Le Silla shoes, Edie Parker clutch, and Dana Rebecca Designs jewels. Katie is wearing a Dorothee Schumacher blouse and skirt. Bellamy is wearing a Gauri & Nainika dress, Tamara Mellon shoes, and an Edie Parker clutch.
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It has just been announced that Lena Dunham has landed a guest-starring role on Scandal!
“While her role is, of course, being kept under wraps, I hear she may have a connection to OPA. Wouldn’t it be cool if Hannah Horvath was secretly a Gladiator?” EW‘s Natalie Abrams shared about the 28-year-old actress.
Lena‘s episode is rumored to be airing sometime in March, so stay tuned!
Lena has been a huge fan of the show for awhile and expressed her love by saying on B.S. Report last year, “Basically, my life’s great passion is the idea of being a guest star on Scandal.” Watch the video below!
During the award show, Kerry presented Shemar Moore with the award for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series for Criminal Minds.
FYI: Kerry is wearing a Zuhair Murad dress, Christian Louboutin heels, Salvatore Ferragamo clutch, with Cathy Waterman, Graziela Gems, and Vita Fede jewels. Katie is wearing a Martin Grant dress, Stuart Weitzman shoes, a Corto Moltedo clutch, Graziela Gems earrings, and rings by Pearl Paradise and Vita Fede.