Parks and Rec: Christie Brinkley Is Jerry's Wife!

Parks and Recreation Christie BrinkleyThey wanted a Christie Brinkley-type… and they got it!

Parks and Recreation has landed the famed supermodel herself to portray Jerry’s oft-mentioned but never-before-seen wife Gayle, TVLine has confirmed.

Brinkley — whose previous acting credits include Jack and Jill and Ugly Betty — will appear in Season 5’s ninth episode, titled “Ron and Diane,” reports EW.com (which first shared the news). The couple-centric installment will also feature the return of Megan Mullally’s Tammy 2.

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In other news, this proves that the only thing in life the hapless Pawnee putz hasn’t screwed up is finding himself a stunner of a spouse.

Thoughts on Brinkley’s spot-on Parks casting? Hit the comments!