Brooklyn Nine-Nine will be introducing the husband of Andre Braugher’s veteran cop in early 2014, and TVLine has learned exclusively that he will be played by actor-comedian Marc Evan Jackson (aka no-nonsense lawyer Trevor Nelsson on Parks and Recreation, which just so happens to be exec produced by Nine-Nine boss Mike Schur).
The 99th precinct will meet the mysterious Kevin when he invites them to Holt’s birthday party at their home.
Super-silly spoiler: Among the Kevin-related revelations in this episode will be his last name — Cozner. As in close enough to Kevin Costner to make some members of the precinct think Holt is married to the Oscar-winning actor.
Fox’s rookie comedy, which last week snagged two major Golden Globe nominations, returns from its holiday hiatus on Tuesday, Jan. 7.