Everyone has secrets and Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) has dedicated her life to protecting and defending the public images of the elite by keeping those secrets under wraps. Pope and her team are at the top of their game when it comes to getting the job done for their clients, but it becomes apparent that these "gladiators in suits," who specialize in fixing the lives of other people, have trouble fixing those closest at hand -- their own.
The Gladiators come together to celebrate Quinn and Charlie's big day, but events take a turn when Quinn goes missing.
While Liv is busy running the free world, the team at QPA works with an unexpected client to solve an important case.
President Mellie Grant hosts a state dinner for President Rashad of Bashran in a first step toward peace in the Middle East.
One hundred days into Mellie's presidency, Olivia Pope is proving she can run the world; but to avoid an international incident, she may have to make her toughest call yet.