Cape Town – Olivia Pope and her gladiators will soon hang up their white hats.
TVLine reports that the political drama The Fixer aka Scandal will end after season seven and that it was showrunner Shonda Rhimes who made the decision to end the series.
According to The Hollywood Reporter ABC will make the official announcement at their annual upfront next week.
Variety further reports that ABC Entertainment Chief Channing Dungey said earlier this year that they expected a finale to come sooner than later.
Kerry Washington stars as crisis manager Olivia Pope. She and her band of gladiators handle issues as they crop up in Washington DC.
The show recently celebrated its 100th episode.
Season six is currently still on air Mondays at 20:30 on Vuzu Amp (DStv 103).