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Mindy Project Casts Scandal Reporter

Prepare to find Scandal in The Mindy Projects ranks.

Kimrie Lewis-Davis, whom Scandal viewers will recognize as reporter Ashley Davidson, will guest-star on the Hulu comedy in Season 5, TVLine has learned exclusively.
Details on Lewis-Davis’ character are under wraps. She joins a season that will see the reappearance of former Mindy guest stars B.J. Novak and Anders Holm, as well as the addition of Nasim Pedrad (Saturday Night Live), Bryan Greenberg (How to Make It in America) and Rebecca Rittenhouse (Blood & Oil).

In addition to representing the Fourth Estate on Scandal, Lewis-Davis has appeared on Chasing LifeThe NeighborsNew Girl and Go On.

At the Television Critics Association summer press tour, series creator and star Mindy Kaling revealed that her character would come to a decision about Danny and Jody — both of whom vied for her heart (and other parts) in the Season 3 finale — quickly at the start of the 16-episode season.

The Mindy Project returns on Tuesday, Oct. 4.