October 3rd, 2011
06:28 PM ET
According to Entertainment Weekly, Jason Lee will be joining the cast of new NBC comedy “Up All Night.”
Beginning in November, the “My Name is Earl” alum will have a recurring role as Kevin, a love interest for Maya Rudolph’s character, egomaniacal talk show host Ava.
In upcoming episodes, Ava has the hots for Kevin, described as “a sweet, single dad who is clean cut and attractive.”
Jason Lee, 41, also stars in TNT drama “Memphis Beat,” which may get picked up for a third season.
“Up All Night,” starring Christina Applegate and Will Arnett as new parents adjusting to the transition, airs Wednesdays at 8/7C.
If you've been watching, how do you think the series is shaping up so far?
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