Lisa Kudrow Signs on for ABC’s ‘Scandal’

Kudrow will play a politician on the ABC drama

Last Updated: July 16, 2014 @ 3:21 PM

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Lisa Kudrow is ready to get "Scandal"-ized.

The former "Friends" star has signed on for a recurring role on the ABC drama "Scandal," an individual familiar with the casting told TheWrap on Wednesday.

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Kudrow will play a politician on the drama. It's not known how many episodes Kudrow will show up for on the series, which returns for its third season Oct. 3.

The series stars Kerry Washington as Olivia Pope, the manager of a crisis management firm.