Cornelius Smith Jr. has also been promoted to series regular for upcoming season of 'Scandal'.
Cornelius Smith Jr. who starred as Marcus Walker in season 4 of ABC's 'Scandal', has been promoted to series regular.
According to EW, Cornelius Smith Jr. who joined the Shonda Rhimes' created show in season four, will be a regular face in the fifth season.
Smith featured in two episodes of the last season, making his first appearance in 'The Lawn Chair' episode as an activist.
He made his second appearance when he found his girlfriend dead, and sought Olivia's help.
Unlike Elizabeth Portia's character, information about Smith's character is being kept under wraps.