Love her or hate her, first lady Mellie Grant is a force to be reckoned with on Scandal. Her portrayer Bellamy Young spoke to BuzzFeed about playing such a divisive character, the double standards women face, and why Mellie should never be underestimated.
Season 3 of Shonda Rhimes’ addictive ABC drama offers not only a pulse-pounding thrill ride each week, but also a canny exploration of self-determination. Spoilers ahead, if you’re not caught up.
As told by the characters of Scandal. And if you didn’t watch last night, go get in the hole.
She’s like Jackie O, if Jackie O were also Satan.