Community Brings Back The Daily Show's John Oliver for Multi-Episode Arc

Community Season 5 Cast John OliverCrank up Mystikal’s “Danger,” Greendale: John Oliver is once more in the house.

The Daily Show funnyman will reprise his role of Prof. Ian Duncan on the upcoming season of NBC’s Community. 

According to The Hollywood Reporter, which first reported the comedian’s return, Oliver will appear in at least six episodes of the quirky collegiate comedy.

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Duncan made his Greendale debut in the series’ pilot and recurred in Seasons 1 and 2.

NBC has not yet announced Community‘s return date.

Oliver, a longtime Daily Show correspondent, filled in as host for eight weeks this summer (to generally favorable reviews) as Jon Stewart traveled abroad to direct his first feature film.