Crazy cliffhanger expected on Thursday's 'Scandal' finale

Kerry Washington and Katie Lowes appear in an April 2013 episode of 'Scandal.' (ABC/Richard Cartwright)

May 16, 2013 3:04:04 PM PDT
Fans are eagerly awaiting the finale of ABC's hit show "Scandal", airing Thursday evening.

"Scandal" is based loosely on Washington-based image fixer Judy Smith whose clients have included Monica Lewinsky and Jesse Jackson Jr.

Kerry Washington stars as Olivia Pope, Smith's alter ego. Her right hand man is Harrison Wright played by Columbus Short.