Olivia Munn, who stars in The Newsroom, will be appearing on New Girl this season as one of the roommates’ love interest.
Munn has signed on to appear in several episodes of New Girl to air during the second season of the show, Deadline reports. Her character, Angie, will be Nick’s new love interest! Angie is described as sexy, earthy, and charming. And it looks as though she will actually fit in with the rest of the roommates.
Munn can currently be seen on The Newsroom as Sloan Sabbith. You may also know her from The Babymakers, Magic Mike, Perfect Couples, or Iron Man 2.
Angie won’t be the only love interest for Nick this season. It’s also been reported that Maria Thayer will be appearing as his college sweetheart Amelia. She is responsible for breaking his heart and it looks like he might not be over it yet. Her appearance will be during the Halloween episode and is described as a terrible yet hilarious meeting.
Also appearing this season: Carla Gugino, Jaime Lee Curtis, Rob Reiner, Maria Thayer, Parker Posey, David Walton, Keenyah Hill, Josh Gad, Raymond J. Barry, Rob Riggle, Anna Maria Horsford, Nelson Franklin, and Niecy Nash.
Are you looking forward to seeing Munn on New Girl? How do you think Jess will react to her character?