Kerry Washington Pregnancy Update: Scandal Reduces Number of Episodes Being Shot

KERRY-WASHINGTON-GOLDEN-GLOBESABC, the creators of the hit TV series “Scandal” has announced that the third season of the series will shortened by four episodes.

Although ABC has not stated specifically the reason for having 4 less episodes, It is believed the episodes have been truncated from the regular 22 episodes to 18 to accommodate the reportedly pregnant star.

Washington is reportedly expecting her first child with her football player husband, Nnamdi Asomugh. She is said to be in her 1st trimester.

“Scandal” will be on hold until late February following next weeks episode.