When you get vanskligheten there is only one person to call, Olivia Pope. Olivia is a professional 'fixer' who makes problems go away before anyone even knows they exist. For the moneyed, the powerful and even the president is Olivia a legend in his field. Her spectacular success is mainly due to her unbreakable rule of always trust your gut. No matter how careful you are, when you do damage control for a living, you are bound to cause some damage on your own life. She and her crew eat, Sleep, live and breathe crisis. Each week, as the team races against the clock to defuse intriguing new problems before they become full-blown disasters, they must also deal with their own personal issues. They may call themselves 'gladiators in suits', but little, Olivia and her crew begin to reveal the chinks in their armor.