A Chupacabra Saves Kerry Washington in Season Finale of Jimmy's Kimmel's Scandal Spoof (VIDEO)

As a Texan, I am glad to see El Chupacabra finally getting the popular culture buzz the gnarly beast so richly deserves! First, ABC Daytime's General Hospital utilized the mythical monster to frighten small children on an island estate. Now, the goat-sucking cryptid is being used to save Mouse House damsels in late night television distress.

In the season finale of Jimmy Kimmel Live's Scandal-themed telenovela "Escandalo", President Guillermo Rodriguez and fixer Kerry Washington face certain doom, until a last minute reprieve. Check out the entire run of "Escandalo" after the jump! READ MORE

Scandal Recap: “Flesh and Blood”

This week’s Scandal saw paternity questions arise, and everyone scramble to keep Fitz (Tony Goldwyn) from blowing up.  Meanwhile, Olivia’s (Kerry Washington) parents probably put her one step closer to the nuthouse.  READ MORE

PC #72: Apache Chief

The Pop Confidential podcast is back! On today's show, Jamey Giddens, Luke Kerr, Jillian Bowe and Jenna Dorsi dish your fave primetime TV shows.

The PC crew can't get enough of The Good Wife and the amazing drama it has given viewers in the episodes surrounding Will's death. Has The Good Wife become the best drama since The Wire?

The Season Four premiere of Game of Thrones crashed HBO GO and delivered the cable channel's best ratings since The Sopranos. Luke and Jenna share their favorite moments from the episode.

Has Scandal jumped the shark with its Alias-esque writing? Shonda Rhimes' other series, Grey's Anatomy has been on a roll with a strong season.

Jillian can't get enough of Bravo's The Real Housewives of Atlanta and all the bitchtastic drama.

Single Ladies was saved from cancellation and has a new home.

Shameless delivered a shocking season finale. Find out what the PC gang thought of the season, from Fiona's spiral to Frank surviving to get drunk another day.

Jamey is in love with the new season of Dallas. His recap has the rest of the PC gang wanting to tune back in.

Luke can't get enough of The CW's new show The 100, which is killing off characters faster than The Hunger Games.

Reign still has Jenna enchanted by its medieval drama.

Jamey and Jenna are excited by the latest news about Jem the movie.

All this and much more on today's Pop Confidential podcast!


Scandal Recap: “The Fluffer”

Mutually Assured Duplicity

The Grant and Langston campaigns started smearing one another in the press.  Langston orchestrated Fitz’s faux-mistress writing a salacious tell-all.  In return, Cyrus (Jeff Perry) leaked that Sally’s (Kate Burton) young daughter had an abortion at 13. 
All they ended up with, however, was Reston (Tom Amandes) being the clear favorite to win the election.  Olivia (Kerry Washington) ordered them to team up and take out Reston, in order to make it a two-candidate race.  READ MORE

General Hospital's Sebastian Roché Joins Scandal!


General Hospital alum Sebastian Roché has landed a mysterious, recurring role on Scandal. Roché'  tweeted:

Scandal Recap: “Mama Said Knock You Out”

Terrible Teens
The Grant kids, Jerry (Dylan Minnette) and Karen (Madeline Carroll), were finally allowed out of boarding school for a visit.  They came home for a live family interview, to help score some votes.  They were not happy about it. 
Karen was disgusted with her father for being a cheater, and at her mom for staying with him.  Jerry had started a Grant parody Twitter account that likened POTUS to Hitler, and was planning on wearing a pro-Reston T-shirt for the interview.  READ MORE