'Scandal: The Complete First Season'

Lost (tv program)Shonda RhimesDarby StanchfieldThe West Wing (tv program)Joshua MalinaKerry WashingtonHenry Ian Cusick

The latest ABC series from "Grey's Anatomy" mentor Shonda Rhimes is modeled on real-life image consultant - and former presidential aide - Judy Smith.

Kerry Washington's character has the same background in the show, since she's a political "fixer" called in to manage the chief executive's (Tony Goldwyn) media persona when he becomes caught up in ... well, a scandal. Henry Ian Cusick ("Lost"), Darby Stanchfield, Jeff Perry and Joshua Malina ("The West Wing") also are in the cast. DVD extras: deleted scenes. *** (Not rated: AS, P, V)

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