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Katie Lowes: I Used To Be A Real Gung-Ho Improv Actress

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Does anybody really know who Quinn Perkins is?  It doesn't appear that the other characters on "Scandal" do.  So what does Katie Lowes, the actress who plays Quinn, think?

"There is this really dark little section of [Quinn's] heart and her mind that I think because she's had so many horrible things happen to her that when the roles are reversed and she gets to inflict that on someone else," Katie tells TVFanatic.com.

"She's also an overachiever. Like, she loves to be amazing at her job. That's why she became a hacker so quickly and how she got responsibility from Huck so quickly.

"So when Charlie gives her the assignment to inject this dude and put him out, she's like, ‘Yes, someone is giving me a job. Someone's giving me an opportunity to prove myself, and not only do I get to prove myself but I'm going to kick ass at this job and I'm going to do it to the best of my ability.' Which she does and she's psyched about it and then she quickly realizes ‘oh, no!'"

Katie Lowes joins Steve Edwards and Lisa Breckenridge on Good Day L.A.

Fun Facts About Katie Lowes: (Source: Wikipedia)

1) She is an American actress. She stars in the ABC drama Scandal, as Quinn Perkins aka Lindsay Dwyer.

2) A graduate of NYU Tisch School of the Arts, she was cast in the mainstage play Four Saints in Mexico and quickly landed her first role in the FX series Rescue Me in 2004. In 2008 she landed a series regular role as Brandy Buffkin on the CW comedy-drama Easy Money.

3) Lowes guest starred in many television series, including Guiding Light, Damage Control, As the World Turns, The Sopranos, Without a Trace, NCIS, Ghost Whisperer, Swingtown, Castle, Leverage, Private Practice, Grey's Anatomy, and The Closer. Her film credits include Quarter Life Crisis, No Man's Land: The Rise of Reeker, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, The Job, Circle of Eight, Chris Weisberg Is Growing Bald, Bear, Callers, Phil Cobb's Dinner for Four, Super 8 and Café.

4) She is currently starring as Quinn Perkins/Lindsay Dwyer in the Shonda Rhimes/ABC drama series, Scandal, with Kerry Washington.

‘Scandal' airs tonight at 10:00pm on ABC.

Twitter: @KatieQLowes

Website: katielowes.com

 

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