New Girl: Which of Jess' Guys Is Back? Plus — Watch a Premiere Sneak Peek

If you’ve been wondering about a boy New Girl‘s Jess once dated, wonder no more.

David Walton will bring Dr. Sam back to the Fox comedy for a multiple-episode arc, TVLine has learned exclusively.

The About a Boy star debuted in Season 2, when Jess mistook his character for the blind date she was supposed to meet. Sam and Jess dated for a while before breaking up after Nick and Jess kissed.

Walton’s episodes will air in March.

In addition, Lucy Punch (Ben and Kate) is joining the Fox comedy in the recurring role of an administrator at a school where Jess wants to teach.

New Girl returns for a fifth season Tuesday, in its new 8/7c time slot. Press PLAY on the exclusive video below to hear star Jake Johnson give a unique tease what you’ll see during the episode.


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