Exclusive: Marcia Gay Harden Brings the Drama to NBC's New Comedy Bent

Marcia Gay Harden is about to get Bent out of shape with George Bluth.

TVLine has learned exclusively that the Oscar winner will appear opposite Arrested Development alum Jeffrey Tambor in an episode of the yet-to-be-scheduled midseason NBC comedy, Bent.

Harden will play the sexy, flirtatious ex-wife of Tambor’s Walt, and her sudden return to town results in an unhealthy rekindled romance of sorts between the two exes.

Exclusive: NBC’s New Comedy Bent Drafts Friday Night Lights’ Jesse Plemons

The sitcom stars Amanda Peet as a newly divorced single mom who enlists the help of a notorious womanizer (Perfect Couples‘ David Walton) to remodel her home. Curb Your Enthusiasm‘s J.B. Smoove, Brothers & Sisters‘ Matt Lestcher and Friday Night Lights’ Jesse Plemons round out the impressive cast.

Harden can also be seen can be seen this Tuesday in Innocent, the debut installment of TNT’s new Mystery Movie Night franchise.