Ms. Washington Goes to Washington

Season 2 Episode 216
Aired on 12/09/2012 | CC
For the first time in almost four decades, an African-American actress has landed the lead role on a primetime television drama. Oprah travels to the set of this show, ABC's hit drama Scandal, to talk with the show's star, Kerry Washington. Watch as Kerry reveals why she had no idea her character, Olivia Pope, would be so momentous.