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The Mindy Project Adds It's Always Sunny Star

The Mindy Project Cast Glenn HowertonMindy Lahiri’s next love interest comes with a rather sunny disposition.

It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia‘s Glenn Howerton has landed a recurring role in The Mindy Project‘s upcoming second season, E! Online reports.

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The FX funnyman joins the Fox comedy as a “mild-mannered attorney” who enjoys a rom-com-esque meet-cute with Mindy in their shared office building.

Howerton is the latest familiar face to board Mindy‘s sophomore run: Big-screen star James Franco, Happy EndingsAdam Pally, Kardashians castoff Kris Humphries and returning players Bill Hader (Saturday Night Live) and Chloe Sevigny (Big Love) are all set to appear this season.

The Mindy Project premieres Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 9/8c.