Fact: Former Glee star Jessalyn Gilsig has been cast as Scott Foley's new wife in hit political drama Scandal, reports TVLine.com. The character of Vanessa had previously been portrayed by Joelle Carter at the end of the show's fifth season, but her series commitment to another drama, Chicago Justice, forced her to withdraw from Scandal's sixth season, which returns to U.S. screens in 2017.
Quote: "Oh, she's going to be an amazing mother. She's a fantastic, fantastic woman. That's a lucky baby." Actress Jessalyn Gilsig congratulates her former Glee co-star Heather Morris after learning she is pregnant. The bubbly blonde and her long-term boyfriend, Taylor Hubbell, are said to be expecting their first child together later this year (13), although the couple has yet to confirm or deny the news.