After appearing on Shonda Rhimes' Grey's Anatomy, Foley appeared as a guest star on the second season of her hit show Scandal as captain Jake Ballard.News of Foley’s casting was revealed in January 2013.
His mother passed away when he was 15-years-old, which changed his relationship with his father; they were closer before her death.He attended the Red Arrow Summer Camp for boys in 1989.Later that year he was added as a regular to the cast.Scott Kellerman Foley (born July 15, 1972) is an American actor, director, and screenwriter.Foley is known for roles in television shows such as The Unit, Felicity, and Scandal, and in films such as Scream 3. His mother died from ovarian cancer when he was a teenager.
He has also guest starred in series including Dawson's Creek, Scrubs and House. Foley attended Ladue High School, before graduating from Clayton High School.In their first moments together, they chatted endlessly about medicine, their backup life plans, kids, and everything else! There's something so kind and disarming about him that brings out a sweetness in Meredith, a tenderness that we've rarely seen since the first few seasons of Grey's.Meredith felt the chemistry, too, as she later confided to Alex.Foley was nominated for a Teen Choice Award/Film as Choice Sleaze bag for his role in Scream 3. He guest-starred as a drug addicted baseball pitcher on House.Aside from acting, Foley directed one episode of Felicity (called "The Graduate"), one episode of Monk, called Mr. Scott Foley appeared in three episodes of ABC's comedy Cougar Town.He has two younger brothers, approximately two years apart in age; one is fellow actor Sean Foley. Scott married his current wife Marika Dominczyk on June 5, 2007; together they have three children.