Lizzy Caplan Is Ready To Party Down With The NEW GIRL

Party Down actress Lizzy Caplan is coming to Fox’s break out comedy NEW GIRL, the Hollywood Reporter has revealed. The twenty-nine year old Caplan is slated to join leading lady Zooey Deschanel, and her hilarious roommates, as the guest character Julia Baker in a three episode arc.

Described by THR as a “highly educated young woman, with a masters degree in art history, and a highly cultural manner,” Caplan will also be the love interest of Nick (Jake Johnson).

With a little revealed about one episode, Nick will attempt to do some damage control during Caplan’s visit, when she is to attend Schmidt’s (Max Greenfield) 29th birthday. When Julia confesses she has anger management problems, stress seems to subside for Nick.

Caplan joins a wave of big stars all attached the new Fox comedy this season. New Girl will welcome Eva Amurri (Californication), Michaela Watkins (Saturday Night Live), and Justin Long (Fever Pitch), cast as Jess’ love interest.

Lizzy Caplan’s credits include the TV series Childrens Hospital, Mister Sunshine, The Cleveland Show, American Dad, True Blood, The Life and Times of Tim, The Class, Related and True Calling.

New Girl airs on Fox Tuesdays at 9 PM.