'Scandal' adds 'Heroes' alum Jack Coleman for Season 3, and more casting news

jack-coleman-getty-320.jpgThe TV vets continue to flock to Season 3 of "Scandal."

Following news that "Friends" alum Lisa Kudrow will be recurring during the second season of the buzzy ABC show, Deadline reports that "Heroes" star Jack Coleman has signed on as well. Little is known about his character, but what we do know is this: He'll be playing Daniel Douglas, a charming Southerner with ties to one of our Gladiators.

Other casting news:

- Following her five-year run on Syfy's "Warehouse 13," Joanne Kelly will come aboard new CBS series "Hostages." She'll be playing Vanessa, an ambitious ambassador and the sister of the First Lady of the United States ( Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio).

- NBC midseason spinoff "Chicago PD" has added another to its ranks. "Degrassi: The Next Generation" alum America Olivo will recur on the drama as Laura Dawson, a business woman and wife of series regular Jon Seda's Antonio Dawson.
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