A version of this article originally appeared on EW.com.
Warning: This story contains major spoilers from Thursday’s episode of Scandal. Read out at your own risk!
The mystery organization’s threats became very real during Thursday’s episode of Scandal when a beloved character met a bloody end.
After Olivia (Kerry Washington) & Co. teamed up to free Cyrus (Jeff Perry) from prison so he could become the next POTUS, Mellie (Bellamy Young) was set to concede, but Elizabeth North (Portia de Rossi) convinced her not to back down. Unfortunately, it turns out Lizzie was doing the bidding of the mysterious organization!
Hence, when Mellie finally firmly declined their help, the Mystery Woman (Zoe Perry) brutally beat Elizabeth North to death with a golf club, succeeding her as Mellie’s new Chief of Staff. That’s right, Lizzie is dead.
“I have been a fan of Portia’s for years and it was an honor to have her join our Scandal family,” executive producer Shonda Rhimes said in a statement. “Portia infused Liz North with a smart powerful vulnerable soul while also making the humor sing — and that brought all of us in the writers room a lot of joy. If I could keep her …read more
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