Today is a special day for us gladiators. One of the hot men of “Scandal” , Scott Foley is celebrating his birthday today. Scott plays the handsome spy / gladiator Captain Jake Ballard . Jake was originally on to spy on Olivia by his Navy buddy, Fitz. Ironically, both men ended up fighting for the fair Ms Pope. In true hero fashion, Jake surrendered Olivia to Fitz. Now that his mission has completed and he has given up his lady love, we wonder what is next in Season 5? Join us as we celebrate the career of Scott Kellerman Foley.
Scott was born on July 15, 1972 in Kansas City, Kansas He lost his mother when he was 15 and this led to Scott being an early jet setter. His father was an international banker which allowed him to spend a lot of time in Japan and Australia. Scott has two brothers , Chris and Sean. He is the oldest.
Scott has appeared on such shows as “Sweet Valley High”, “Step by Step” and “Dawsons’s Creek” . He got his first early break in the role of “Noel Crane” on “Felicity” .
Scott endeared himself to “Grey’s Anatomy” fans as Henry Burton . Henry got married to Teddy (Kim Raver) so he could use her insurance to have the surgeries he needed. She ended up falling in love with him. Sadly, Henry died while under Yang’s knife.
Currently , Scott can be seen on “Scandal” as Capt Jake Ballard. Jake was the Navy buddy of Fitz. He originally asked him to spy on Olivia when the two of them were not speaking to each other. But unbeknownst to everyone, Jake had another mission to tear Olivia away from Fitz by her father ,Rowan. But then a love triangle developed between Olivia, Jake , and Fitz. Taking the easy way out, Olivia chose Jake because there was no strings attatched But eventually true love won out in the end and Jake gave her back to the true love of her life.