The Mindy Project Taps Lee Pace as Mindy's First [Spoiler]

The Mindy Project Season 3 Cast Lee Pace

Mindy Project fans, you’re about to meet the man who first Crtl+Alt’d Dr. Lahiri’s V.

Pushing Daisies star Lee Pace will guest-star on the Fox comedy as a successful tech entrepreneur — and Mindy’s first sexual partner, E! Online reports.

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When Mindy knew Pace’s character, Alex, he was a nerdy college student. Now, he’s a millionaire (and rather good-looking, to boot).

Pace, who currently stars in AMC’s Halt and Catch Fire, is booked for only one episode as of now. (Read: He probably won’t pose a giant threat to Danny and Mindy’s relationship.)

Pace is the latest in the rom-com’s roster of Season 3 guest stars, which also includes Save the Last Dance‘s Julia Stiles, Fargo‘s Allison Tolman and Getting On‘s Niecy Nash.

Are you psyched to see Pace on the Project? Are you hoping for flashbacks to Mindy’s college days? Drop a note in the comments!




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