Mindy Project Scoop: Social Network Actor Max Minghella to Play Danny's Bro

The Mindy Project Season 2 Cast Max MinghellaNo offense to Kris Humphries, but The Mindy Project‘s Danny is about to get a real bro.

British actor Max Minghella (The Social Network) will play Danny’s younger brother Richie Castellano, TVLine has confirmed.

Kaling posted a photo (at right) — titled “The Brothers Castellano” — of  herself, co-star Chris Messina and Minghella to her Instagram account Monday.

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Minghella proved himself a fan of the show at the end of last season, when he tweeted Kaling that an episode was like “a master class in romantic comedy.” (Click on the link to see how she responded.)

The actor’s credits include The InternshipThe Ides of March and Syriana.