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Exclusive: 24 Favorite Dennis Haysbert to Visit ABC's Trophy Wife

Dennis Haysbert Trophy WifeABC’s Trophy Wife is in good hands, now that Dennis Haysbert has been elected to guest-star on the freshman comedy.

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TVLine has earned exclusively that the onetime 24 POTUS and insurance pitchman will appear in Episode 9 as Russ Bradley Morrison, a straight-laced man who, with Malin Akerman’s titular Kate, chaperones a school field trip to the museum.

Along the way, Russ will get ensnared in one of Kate’s matchmaking endeavors.

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In addition to his term as President David Palmer, Haysbert’s TV credits include The Unit, Now and Again and CBS’ Rainn Wilson-fronted pilot Backstrom (which failed to make the Eye’s 2013-14 schedule).

Trophy Wife airs its third episode next Tuesday at 9:30/8:30c.