TV Drama: Top 12 Moments from 'Scandal' Season 2

Sex, crimes and passion were all heavy themes in the second season of Scandal. With the finale airing this Thursday and the identity of the mole now made public, we're taking a look back at some of the top moments from the season. From the attempted assassination on the president to David Rosen taking the gladiators for a wild ride, check out our top 12 moments.

Derrick Taylor May, 13, 2013

1 of 12 ABC/Richard Foreman

James Novak and Cyrus Beene

2 of 12 ABC/Ron Tom

President Fitz Grant

3 of 12 ABC/Richard Foreman

First Lady Mellie Grant

4 of 12 ABC/Richard Cartwright

Verna Thornton

5 of 12 ABC/VIVIAN ZINK

Olivia Pope and Senator Edison Davis

6 of 12 ABC/Ron Tom

Olivia Pope and President Fitz Grant

7 of 12 ABC/Richard Cartwright

Captain Jack Ballard

8 of 12 ABC/Ron Tom

Huck and Olivia Pope

9 of 12 ABC/Richard Holmes

First Lady Mellie Grant

10 of 12 ABC/Richard Cartwright

Olivia Pope and President Fitz Grant

11 of 12 ABC

Billy Chambers greets Olivia Pope.

12 of 12 ABC/Richard Cartwright

David Rosen and Harrison Wright