Shantel VanSanten is set to join the cast of CBS show Scorpion in a recurring role.
VanSanten is set to play Amy Berkstead one time fiancee of Toby, who is now married to his nemesis, pop-psychologist Quincy Berkstead (Jeff Galfer).
Amy is described as a brilliant geneticist that Toby met while at Harvard Medical School. Although she broke off their engagement due to Toby’s gambling and immaturity, she (for obvious reasons!) still has an effect on her ex all these years later.
VanSanten is set to appear in episode 13 of the show which happens after the holiday break.