Kudrow shot to fame after playing the role of Phoebe Buffay in popular sitcom "Friends". In "Scandal", she steps into the role of a politician, reports contactmusic.com.
She will share screen space with actress Kerry Washington.
"Scandal" is said to be Kudrow's biggest television commitment ever since "Friends", a 10-year-long franchise, came to an end in 2004.
The third series of "Scandal" will go on air Oct 3.
In the forthcoming season, the show focusses on Pope's crisis management firm and its involvement in White House government affairs.
--IANS (Posted on 30-08-2013)