‘Scandal’s’ 100th Episode to Explore Alternate Timeline (Exclusive)

ABC’s Scandal is inching adult on a large TV milestone.

The Apr 13 installment will symbol a 100th part of a Shonda Rhimes domestic soap, and to symbol a occasion, a uncover will go behind to a really start — with a twist.

Titled “The Decision,” it will be a “What-If”-themed part identical to what Grey’s Anatomy did in deteriorate 8 with a swap existence hour “If/Then.”

Here’s a central logline: “With a nauseous law behind Frankie’s assassination revealed, a ripped Olivia (Kerry Washington) wonders how opposite her life — and a nation — would be if she, Mellie (Bellamy Young) and Cyrus (Jeff Perry) had never fraudulent Fitz’s (Tony Goldwyn) election. Johanna Lee writes a episode, that is destined by Sharat Raju.

Diehard Gladiators will remember that most of deteriorate dual of Scandal explored a lengths with that Olivia and association took unusual (and illegal) measures to safeguard that Fitz won a presidency by paraphernalia a voting machines in Defiance County, Ohio.

The part comes as Scandal, now in a sixth season, will demeanour to a electoral college to elect a boss after President-elect Frankie Vargas (Ricardo Chavira) was assassinated by Olivia’s father, Rowan (Joe Morton).

The miracle means Rhimes’ initial 3 shows will have any surpassed 100 episodes as Private Practice ran for 111 and Grey’s is fast coming a 300th.

So, is Fitz boss in this chronicle of a story? Take a tighten demeanour THR’s disdainful photos from a episode, above and below, for clues: Where is a American dwindle pin that a boss wears on his jacket? Are Fitz and Mellie still married? (Check out that ring on Mellie’s finger!) Why is Fitz drinking?! Would Olivia Pope and Associates still be as churned adult in a White House? Would Abby (Darby Stanchfield) still be a Gladiator? Scandal‘s 100th part front Apr 13 during 9 p.m. on ABC. Stay tuned for some-more Scandal coverage from PaleyFest on Sunday.