Scandal lastly, lastly returns for its closing season tomorrow, and stars Darby Stanchfield and Katie Lowes are right here with an inventory of the way to arrange your self.
“Properly they need to positively watch the final season once more,” Lowes advised us again in August when there was nonetheless time to do such a factor. “I simply did that for Sport of Thrones. It was one of the best. I extremely advocate it.”
“Particularly the final episode, like main into this. Mellie’s inauguration!” Stanchfield provides within the video above.
“Tweet us. Inform us you are excited,” says Lowes. “Get your thumbs warmed up.”
“October fifth, so get your snacks so as and get your cellphone charged up,” advises Stanchfield.
“Get that popcorn. Get that wine. Get all that stocked up. Inform your folks, as a result of it is extra enjoyable to observe at a celebration,” says Lowes. “You may play that Scandal recreation, and each single time David Rosen says, ‘I am the legal professional normal of the USA,’ you drink.”
After all, as Darby reminds us, that is the final 12 months to actually have a Scandal watch occasion. Season seven would be the present’s final, and it begins with just about every thing having modified.
“It is an actual form of altering of the guard this season with there being a brand new administration,” Stanchfield teases. “We choose as much as 100th day in [Mellie Grant’s] administration within the first episode, and Olivia Pope is working B613, which was at all times her arch enemy! … So that you get a brand new Olivia Pope, you get a brand new administration, there is a new disaster administration agency!”
“I feel Quinn Perkins and Associates is healthier than Olivia Pope and Associates,” Lowes jokes. “Proper now Quinn Perkins and Associates is struggling.”
“Nobody trusts Quinn Perkins and Associates,” she laments. “It does not simply have that ring that Olivia Pope and Associates had.”
“Not solely do individuals not belief Quinn Perkins, no one is aware of who Quinn Perkins is, so…”
“Properly that is as a result of she was Lindsey Dwyer! She’s additionally pregnant. It is all very complicated.”
Lowes is pregnant each in actual life and on the present, and says that Kerry Washington was the “largest inspiration and function mannequin to simply being a badass working mother.” Watch the video above for extra from Katie and Darby!
Scandal premieres tomorrow at 9 p.m. on ABC.