Kerry Washington aims to steal the show on the seventh and final season of the ABC hit thriller series Scandal. On the show, she plays the lead role of Olivia Pope, a crisis manager, who is also the president’s lover. Tonight, she’s bringing sexy back to The White House…
Washington is well known for her beauty. In 2013, People Magazine named Ms. Washington as the second most beautiful woman of the year.
The 40-year-old actress has been very well-received for her role in the show Scandal, every since the first season of the show hit the ABC airwaves in 2012. She was nominated twice for a Primetime Emmy and a SAG Awards, as well as a Golden Globe. Washington was awarded the title of “TV Star of the Year” in 2013 by the editors of TV Guide Magazine. The fans of that magazine also named her “Favorite Actress,” and praised the show Scandal as their “Favorite Drama.”
Washington has been in show business for over 20 years. She first first appeared on television in 1994, for the ABC television movie Magical Make-Over. Over the years, she’s starred in several films, including Bad Company, Little Man, I Think I Love My Wife, and Django Unchained.