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

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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!



Comments (18)

  • LOL! That’s hysterical. I love the whole everyone is mean to Jerry but he really has it so great thing. First the size of his manhood and now who his wife is. Funny stuff.

    Comment by Mark – October 10, 2012 05:49 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Best. Casting. Ever. Go Jerry!!!

    Comment by Sarah – October 10, 2012 06:00 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Hilarious! Love it!

    Comment by Katie – October 10, 2012 06:03 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Omg, I love it! Go, Jerry! :-D

    Comment by Amlang – October 10, 2012 06:26 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • This is EPIC!!!!!

    Comment by Jill – October 10, 2012 06:44 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Well Sarah Wright who played Jerry’s daughter could definitely pass as Christie Brinkley’s daughter.

    Comment by JC – October 10, 2012 06:53 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • That’s what I thought when I saw this..I’m like “Good casting, she looks like the girl who played Jerry’s daughter!”

      Comment by Josh – October 10, 2012 07:53 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Love this!

    Comment by Eliza – October 10, 2012 07:50 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • THIS IS AWESOME!!! I’m laughing already and the episode hasn’t aired yet. Love this show.

    Comment by Shari – October 10, 2012 08:37 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Dammit Jerry

    Comment by JORDAN T. – October 10, 2012 09:53 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Oh, you the man, Jerry!!! I love this casting. This should be really good!!

    Comment by Justin – October 10, 2012 11:47 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • LOL way to go Jerry!

    Comment by sara – October 10, 2012 11:59 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Fantastic casting. No wonder Jerry can’t wait to retire!

    Comment by big cheddar – October 11, 2012 12:28 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • cant wait to see tom and rons faces wen they see her

    Comment by parksfan – October 11, 2012 03:19 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Awesome! This is fantatic casting!

    Comment by Bella – October 11, 2012 11:39 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • That’s great! I mean GREAT! :)

    Comment by c – October 11, 2012 02:05 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Love it! Way to go Jerry!

    Comment by Peggy – October 11, 2012 02:11 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Jerry is the embodiment of the axiom “living well is the best revenge”

    Comment by Doug – October 30, 2012 04:18 PM PDT  Reply To This Post

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