'Arrow' Casts Felicity Smoak's Mom

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The world of Felicity Smoak is expanding – "Arrow" has cast her mother.

Actress Charlotte Ross (Quinn Fabray's mom, Judy Fabray on "Glee"; "NYPD Blue" alum) confirmed she had been cast in The CW series, Tweeting about the news on Friday.

"THANK YOU for the unbelievable welcome & love from all the @CW_Arrow #fans! I'm extraordinarily touched & humbled... #MamaSmoak #BestFans," she Tweeted.

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"I am SOO honored & excited to join the AMAZING show @CW_Arrow & be the #Mom of the beautiful @EmilyBett," she also wrote.

Her TV daughter, played by Emily Bett Rickards, welcomed her by Tweeting, "hey mama!"

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"Arrow" Season 3 premieres Wednesday, October 8 at 8/7c on The CW.

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