Mellie Apologizes to Fitz and Admits She Is Ready to Be President
Mellie (Bellamy Young) apologizes to Fitz (Tony Goldwyn). He is surprised and asks why. She admits to resenting him for sucking up all the rare air of the Presidency without even really wanting it. She felt he was weak and spoiled. She now realizes he was not weak, he just was not power hungry. Fitz explains his family has always had power, he does not need anymore. Fitz struggles with his last big act as President and asks Mellie if she really wants this job. Mellie assures Fitz she wants the crown and the rare air that comes with being President in this scene from 'Scandal' Season 6 Episode 1, 'Survival of the Fittest.' Watch the premiere of "Scandal: The Final Season" THURSDAY October 5th at 9|8c on ABC.