TVLine Items: Second Friends Reunion Set for Web Therapy, Big C Casts Mercy Grad and More!
Schwimmer has booked a four-episode arc on the comedy’s upcoming Season 2, EW.com reports, playing a man who was traumatized after witnessing a “romantic encounter” between his father and Kudrow’s character, Fiona. What’s more, he’s now only attracted to women who resemble the therapist. Hmm, wonder if he knows she has a sassy twin who waits tables in NYC?
A Season 1 stop-by from Courteney Cox marked Web Therapy‘s first reunion of Friends.
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• Mercy alum Michael Chernus has landed a multi-episode arc on The Big C, TVLine has learned exclusively. He’ll play Rick, a dynamic, groovy pastor of a church that Adam (Gabriel Basso) starts to attend. Chernus just wrapped Men in Black 3, The Bourne Legacy and the Michael Urie-directed indie He’s Way More Famous Than You.
• Pauly D’s Jersey Shore spinoff, The Pauly D Project, will premiere Thursday, March 29, EW.com reports, following a new episode of MTV’s Punk’d reboot.
• Jessica Lucas has landed the lead in The CW’s drama pilot Cult, Deadline reports. The Melrose Place alumna will play a production assistant on a hit TV show who, when someone begins recreating the crimes seen on the series, becomes involved in the investigation.
• ABC has given a series order to Mistresses, a provocative drama that centers on four women balancing scandalous, complex love lives. The sudser, penned by Gossip Girl‘s KJ Steinberg and exec-produced by Revenge‘s Bob Sertner, is slated to debut in summer 2013.
• Parks and Recreation‘s Nick Offerman will voice a sexist department store owner in this season’s Christmas episode of The Cleveland Show, per EW.com.
• Noureen DeWulf (HawthoRNe) has joined the cast of the new FX comedy Anger Management, playing a member of Charlie Sheen’s therapy group, per Deadline.
• ReelzChannel has ordered 26 more episodes of the celeb roundtable series Hollywood Uncensored With Sam Rubin.
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