Scott Foley

Scott Kellerman Foley (born July 15, 1972) is an American actor. He is best known for his role as Bob Brown on The Unit, and also appeared in Felicity, A.U.S.A., and Scream 3.


Personal life

Foley was born in Kansas City, Kansas, the son of Connie and Hugh Foley, a banking executive. During his childhood, he often moved because of his father's occupation, living in Sydney, Australia, and Tokyo, Japan. His mother died when he was fifteen years old. He has two younger brothers, Chris and Sean. He was inspired to begin acting after his mother took him to see the stage performance of Annie.

On October 19 2000 Foley married actress Jennifer Garner, whom he met when she guest starred on Felicity, but they divorced on March 30, 2004. In 2006, he became engaged to actress Marika Dominczyk and in June 2007 married her in a private ceremony in Hawaii.


Foley's breakthrough role was playing Noel Crane on Felicity. He had originally auditioned and won the role of Ben, which was later given to co-star Scott Speedman. Foley has had recurring guest appearances on the American comedy-drama Scrubs, playing Elliot Reid's boyfriend, Sean Kelly, and as high school jock Cliff on Dawson's Creek. He was nominated for a Teen Choice Award for Film - Choice Sleazebag for his role in Scream 3. Beyond acting, he has tried his hand at both directing and producing. He has directed one episode of Felicity, entitled "The Graduate," and was also the producer for his sitcom, A.U.S.A.. He currently plays Sergeant First Class Bob Brown in the CBS series The Unit. He also guest starred as a steroid using baseball pitcher on the hit FOX series House.


Year Film Role Other notes
2000 Self Storage Zack Griffey
Scream 3 Roman Bridger Teen Choice Award (nominated)
2001 Stealing Time Casey Shepherd
2002 Below Lt. Steven Coors
Year Title Role Notes
1995 Sweet Valley High Guy Episode: Blunder Alley
1997 Crowned and Dangerous Matt ABC TV-Movie
Step by Step Jeremy Beck Episode: A Star is Born
1998 Dawson's Creek Cliff Elliot
Someone to Love Me: A Moment of Truth Movie Ian Hall TV-Movie
Forever Love David CBS TV-Movie
1998–2002 Felicity Noel Crane Teen Choice Award (nominated-4)
1999 Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane Montana Kennedy Episode: Pilot
Episode: Everything You Want to Know About Zoe
2002 Girls Club Wayne Henry Episode: Pilot
2002–2004 Scrubs Sean Kelly
2003 A.U.S.A. Adam Sullivan
2004 Jack & Bobby Lars Christopher Episode: Election Night
2005 House Hank Wiggen Episode: Sports Medicine
2006 Firestorm: Last Stand at Yellowstone Dr. Clay Harding A&E Network TV-Movie
2006–present The Unit SSG./SFC. Bob Brown


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