10:36am PT by Philiana Ng
ABC Family's 'Melissa & Joey' Adds Mo Gaffney (Exclusive)
Melissa & Joey is bulking up its guest-star slate.
Mo Gaffney will appear in the 26th episode of the third season of the ABC Family comedy, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. The episode is scheduled for March 26, 2014.
Gaffney, whose credits include Absolutely Fabulous, has been cast as Vice Principal Lucinda Dowell of the high school where Mel (Melissa Joan Hart) and Joe (Joey Lawrence) are chaperoning a dance. She's wise to the student's tricks and intends to prevent the kids from engaging in any bad behavior.
Gaffney is repped by Stone Manners Salners. Recent TV credits include House of Lies, Super Fun Night and Mike & Molly.
Melissa & Joey returns for the rest of season three on Jan. 15.