09/09/2013 05:52 pm ET

'Scandal': Paul Adelstein To Recur In Season 3


"Private Practice" alum Paul Adelstein has been tapped for a recurring role in ABC's "Scandal," making him the latest Shondaland player to pay a visit to the political drama.

"Scandal" star Katie Lowes confirmed the casting via Twitter on Monday.

According to TVLine, who first reported the news, Adelstein's character will debut on the show in an October episode. No further details about his role are available at this time.

He'll join recently announced "Scandal" Season 3 guest stars such as Lisa Kudrow and Cynthia Stevenson, who has also appeared on "Grey's Anatomy" and "Private Practice."

Share your predictions for Adelstein's character below, and find out what Scott Foley and Guillermo Diaz had to say about Season 3 here.

"Scandal" Season 3 premieres Thursday, Oct. 3 at 10 p.m. ET on ABC.

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