Hallelujah! A Scandal-HTGAWM Crossover Episode Is Happening

Hallelujah! A Scandal-HTGAWM Crossover Episode Is Happening

This Scandal-HTGAWM joint episode will be the first crossover of the Shondaland trio now on ABC.

"How to Get Away with Murder" only does 15-episode seasons, and the show's return on January 18 will be its ninth episode of 2017-18.

ABC announced a special #TGIT (Thank God It's Thursday) event: Two crossover episodes for the Shonda Rhimes-created hits, Scandal and HTGAWM, one for each show. This spot look familiar?!

What Shondaland fan hasn't dreamed of a crossover event?

In the script, Olivia and Annalise will meet for the first time inside a room.

"ABC confirmed on Wednesday that both shows would collide this season during a special crossover episode, 'How to Get Away With Scandal".

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Hours before Rhimes confirmed the crossover, Scandal's Kerry Washington and HTGAWM's Viola Davis sparked some major excitement with Instagram posts depicting their characters in the other's environs.

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The "Scandal" episode of the crossover will be directed by star Tony Goldwyn, who plays former President Fitzgerald Grant. Washington wrote in her photo caption, directed at Davis.

It was now or never for Scandal, which is wrapping up its seventh and final season this year.

"I'll never say never because you can't, but I never think there will be a crossover", he stated. Although the casts of Scandal and How to Get Away With Murder have mingled many times in real life, they have never appeared in the fictional realm together.

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