Two of ABC’s most powerful black female characters Olivia Pope and Annalise Keating will enter each other’s world’s on the small screen in a recently announced crossover between Shonda Rhimes’ hit series ‘Scandal’ and ‘How to Get Away With Murder’.
Washington who plays Olivia Pope on Scandal which is currently in it’s final season, shared a pic of herself on the set of How To Get Away with Murder, while Davis shared a pic of herself on the set of ‘Scandal’ Series creator Shonda Rhimes confirmed that the crossover of both series will be happening. The Scandal crossover was written by Raamla Mohamed and directed by Tony Goldwyn, who stars as former president Fitzgerald Grant on Scandal. The How to Get Away With Murder episode was written by Morenike Balogun and Sarah L. Thompson and directed by Zetna Fuentes.
Both series, along with Rhimes’ Grey’s Anatomy, return on Jan. 18.
— shonda rhimes (@shondarhimes) January 3, 2018