Columbus Short

On 'Scandal' Chopping Block

... But Still Smiling

4/19/2014 12:02 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
041814_tv_columbus_launchColumbus Short didn't have a care in the world as he hosted a "Scandal" party for the season finale ... which could also be his final episode -- since his character might be dead.

But based on his attitude ... Short is totally cool with possible unemployment and a ton of legal trouble.