|Portrayed by Brian White|
|Full name:||Franklin Russell|
|Cause of Death:||Shot by Jake Ballard|
|Portrayed by:||Brian White|
|First appearance:||"It's Good to Be Kink"|
|Latest appearance:||"Baby, It's Cold Outside"|
Franklin Russell is Olivia Pope's love interest.
Later on in the show he attempts to murder Jake and is revealed to be working with Rowan for B613.
"Olivia is startled when she wakes up next to Russell. Actually, his name is Franklin, as in Franklin Russell. Olivia is surprised he gave her a fake name when she picked him up in the bar. Of course, she introduced herself as Alex. So let’s call it even." - ("Honor Thy Father")
Jake follow Tom Larsen, he learns that to learn that he’s in cahoots with Franklin Russell; who is behind the initiation of Lazarus 1. Jake eventually puts the pieces together and figures out that Russell was the one that killed Elise. In revenge and rage, Jake tells Franklin to go onto his knees and shoots him in his head. ("Baby, It's Cold Outside")
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"It's Good to Be Kink"
"Honor Thy Father"
"I'm Just a Bill"
"First Lady Sings the Blues"
"A Few Good Women"
"Baby, It's Cold Outside"