Comedian Matt Lucas will be bringing the laughs to Community in its fourth season TV Line has revealed. The British native will appear in a multi-episode arc. While reports first indicated that the star would come on board to play a history professor at Greendale it has since been divulged that his role in the comedy series is still up in the air. As Community’s fourth season nears details are sure to emerge as to how Lucas ties into the storyline.
Lucas is known over the years for his role as Gary Barlow in the series ‘Rock Profile’, ‘Shooting Stars’ where he played Geroge Dawes and various roles in ‘Little Britain USA’. The actor and funnyman has also made guest appearances in ‘Neighbors’, ‘Kath and Kim’, the big screen feature ‘Small Apartments’, ‘Bridesmaids’, the television series ‘Come Fly With Me’, the children’s animated movie ‘Gnomeo & Juliet’, as well as ‘Alice in Wonderland’.
‘Community’ will kick off its fourth season on Friday, October 19th. Tell us what you think below. Does a Matt Lucas episode arc soften the blow of former show runner Dan Harmon’s absence? Will Lucas make for a nice addition to the Glendale gang? Leave us your thoughts below.