Switched at Birth Nabs Joey Lauren Adams

Switched at Birth Joey Lauren AdamsIt Girl of the 1990s Joey Lauren Adams (Chasing Amy, Dazed and Confused, Mallrats) is playing a mom on Switched at Birth.

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The actress will guest-star on two episodes of the ABC Family series as Nikki’s mother, TVLine has confirmed.

Creator Lizzy Weiss recently tweeted the photo (at right) of Adams and Lucas Grabeel, who plays Nikki’s fiancé Toby, on set.

Adams — whose TV credits include United States of Tara, Party Down and Veronica Mars — will appear in the Aug. 5 and 12 episodes.