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No Shrinking 'Violet'

Felicity! We catch Scott Foley with his pants down. Get your first look at the star prepping for his upcoming Broadway opening

Scott Foley, The Violet Hour | FALL-EN FASHION Presumably, Foley's slacks will be rising along with the opening night curtain
Image credit: Scott Foley Photographed by ALex Tehrani
FALL-EN FASHION Presumably, Foley's slacks will be rising along with the opening night curtain

THE VIOLET HOUR ''Sometimes you gotta jump outside your comfort zone,'' says Scott Foley, 31. ''That's when the greatest strides are made -- and when you get the biggest kick in the balls.'' His self-revolution won't be televised: The ''Felicity'' star is heading to Broadway with Robert Sean Leonard in ''The Violet Hour'' (opening Nov. 6 at the renovated Biltmore Theatre). The mystical 1919-set drama features Foley -- here at a fitting -- as an F. Scott Fitzgerald-type novelist. ''Everything I was missing in acting, but didn't know I'd been missing,'' he says, ''I've now found.''

Originally posted Oct 10, 2003 Published in issue #732 Oct 10, 2003 Order article reprints