A Million Little Issues is about to get slightly (extra) Scandal-ous!
Dan Bucatinsky is visitor starring within the April 13 episode — creator DJ Nash‘s directorial debut! — of the ABC drama, TV Insider has realized solely. He’ll play Harrison, Gary’s (James Roday Rodriguez) hospital roommate, who’s an enormous fan of Maggie’s (Allison Miller) radio present. Take a look at a primary have a look at Bucatinsky with Gary and Maggie within the photographs above and beneath.
“It’s wonderful. We find out about 147 folks in widespread, and we’ve been followers of one another’s work for some time. Joanne Kerns, our producing director, has labored with him so much, and when the half got here up, she instantly recommended him. I used to be like, ‘Oh, that may be unbelievable,’” Nash, who wrote the episode with Michelle Leibel, tells us.
“He and I bought on the telephone and have been joking round instantly. It was like, oh, that is good,” he continues. “He got here to set, plenty of the traces in that scene have been really not within the authentic script, we simply improvved them on the day. He was wonderful, such a superb man.”
Within the episode, “Fingers Crossed,” the buddy group gathers for a enjoyable and festive recreation night time as a method to distract Gary from dwelling on a heavy state of affairs. As you’ll recall, the most recent episode ended with Maggie revealing she felt a lump whereas she and Gary have been in mattress collectively.
Along with enjoying James Novak on Scandal, Bucatinsky’s TV credit embrace The Intercourse Lives of School Women, Insurgent, The Baker and the Magnificence, and 24: Legacy.
A Million Little Issues, Wednesdays, 10/9c, ABC