The seventh, and final season of Scandal will have a new addition to the cast. Faran Tahir, is a Pakistani-American Hollywood actor. The final season of the show is going to be airing on ABC Network on October 5, 2017.
The Shonda Rhimes produced series is one of the most popular shows of the ABC Network, and also stars Kerry Washington, Guillermo Diaz, Darby Stanchfield, Katie Lowes, Tony Goldwyn, Jeff Perry, Bellamy Young, Joshua Malina, Scott Foley, George Newbern and Cornelius Smith Jr.
Faran will be playing President Rashad and appearing in episodes 7.2, 7.4 and 7.5. Other details about Faran’s role are currently being kept strictly confidential, just like all other information related to the season. No details regarding the storyline have been shared so far and the released promos have been maintaining the mystery.
Alongside Scandal, Faran has been busy shooting for three other projects which include the television series Shameless and The Magicians, as well as the movie Mindhack: #savetheworld. He will also be reprising his role as Mallick on American TV show 12 Monkeys (Season 4) in 2018.