TVLine Items: Nick Offerman Heads to Brooklyn, Shooter Casts Wife and More

Nick Offerman Brooklyn Nine-Nine

As if working under Madeline Wuntch weren’t bad enough, Brooklyn Nine-Nine‘s Capt. Holt will soon get a visit from his ex.

Parks and Rec vet Nick Offerman will guest-star on an upcoming episode of the Fox comedy, playing Holt’s former boyfriend. He will make his B99 debut in November, though details of what brings Offerman’s character to town are not yet available.

Offerman can currently be seen on Season 2 of FX’s Fargo.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine airs Sundays at 8:30/7:30c on Fox.

Ready for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well…

* Shantel VanSanten (The Flash, One Tree Hill) has joined the cast of Shooter, USA Network’s drama pilot based on the 2007 film of the same name (and the Stephen Hunter novel that inspired it). According to The Hollywood Reporter, VanSanten will play Julie Swagger, the wife of Ryan Phillippe’s Bob Lee Swagger. When Bob Lee returns home from Marine duty, Julie works hard to create a comfortable life with him before it is shattered by unforeseen events.

* FX is developing Y: The Last Man, THR reports, a series based on Brian K. Vaughan’s graphic novel about escape artist Yorick — the last surviving human with a Y chromosome.

* CBS will air Sinatra 100 — An All-Star Grammy Concert, a celebration of the late Frank Sinatra’s 100th birthday, on Sunday, Dec. 6, at 9/8c. Performers include Tony Bennett, Garth Brooks, Alicia Keys, John Legend, Adam Levine, Carrie Underwood and Usher.