Scandal (ABC) “Crash and Burn” Episode 5 May 3, 2012 News, Scandal Scandal (ABC) “Crash and Burn” Episode 5 airs Thursday, May 3 (10:01-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. Synopsis: After a commercial plane crashes, taking the lives of all onboard, Olivia Pope and her “gladiators-in-suits” must defend the pilot from media and airline accusations; meanwhile, when Amanda Tanner goes missing, Huck calls upon his dark past to find her whereabouts, and Fitz seeks the help of the Vice President in order to pass key legislation despite their icy relationship, on “Scandal,” THURSDAY, MAY 3 (10:01-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. “Scandal” stars Kerry Washington as Olivia Pope, Henry Ian Cusick as Stephen Finch, Columbus Short as Harrison Wright, Guillermo Diaz as Huck, Darby Stanchfield as Abby Whelan, Katie Lowes as Quinn Perkins, Tony Goldwyn as President Fitzgerald Grant and Jeff Perry as Cyrus. JADE SLATER I love watching Scandal thanks to SR and the team. It makes you think about Power, love, marriage, and things that we take for granted.