"Get Out of Jail, Free"
5x06 - Olivia and Fitz 2
Season Five
Season 05, Episode 06
Episode Information
Air Date: October 29, 2015
Written by: Chris Van Dusen
Directed by: Chandra Wilson
Character Information
Relationship Stories:
Episode Chronology
Previous Episode: ""Dog-Whistle Politics""
Next Episode: ""Even the Devil Deserves a Second Chance""

My life would've meant something if it wasn't for you... Fitz!

Mellie to Fitz

"Get Out of Jail, Free" is the fifth episode of the fifth season of Scandal, and is the seventy third overall.


Fitz and Olivia are presented with a shocking plan that might just make all of their troubles go away, and Mellie is put through the ringer when confronted about her troubled marriage. Meanwhile, the Gladiators continue to defend Olivia, and Susan Ross turns to David for advice


Olivia Pope & Associates:
  • Abby returns to OPA as Olivia preps her team for testifying at the impeachment hearing
  • Liv turns to Jake, Abby and Quinn for advice
White House:
  • Cyrus attempts to talk Liv into marrying Fitz
  • Fitz is advised by Patty Snell to not testify at the hearing
  • Vice President Ross visits David to get legal advice about her future at The White House
Rowan & B613:
  • Rowan attempts to break out of jail and calls up on an unlikely ally for help
  • Elise visits Rowan in prison much to Jake’s surprise
Judicary Committee:
  • Mellie is tricked by fellow Senators when she testifies at the hearing
  • Senator’s Moshkowitz and Gibson dig into the past of a former White House staffer, bringing back a problem Harrison and Cyrus fixed
  • Olivia turns to Mellie providing an out of the hearing but reveals a shocking secret in the process


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Main Cast

Recurring Cast

Guest Cast


For a full list of cast/character credits in order as they appeared click here: Get Out of Jail, Free Credits


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Long Speeches & Rants

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Promotional Photos

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Behind the Scenes



Scandal 5x06 Season 5 Episode 6 "Get Out of Jail, Free" Promo (HD)00:21

Scandal 5x06 Season 5 Episode 6 "Get Out of Jail, Free" Promo (HD)


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