Brenda Strong is going from Texas to Washington, D.C.
The voice of Wisteria Lane and the woman behind Ann Ewing on the new Dallas will appear on at least one episode of ABC's Scandal as Joan Reston, the wife of a governor. TV Guide first reported this casting scoop.
No other character details are available at the moment, but Strong will appear on an early episode of Scandal Season 2, which kicks off on Thursday, September 27.
The two-time Emmy nominee has also appeared on Everwood, 7th Heaven and Rizzoli & Isles.