8:15am PT by Lesley Goldberg
'Raising Hope' Adds Chris Klein to the Family (Exclusive)
Chris Klein is moving in to Fox's Raising Hope.
The former American Pie star, who recurs on FX's Wilfred, has booked a guest-starring turn on the Tuesday comedy, The Hollywood Reporter has learned exclusively.
Klein will play Brad, a local celebrity realtor whom Burt (Garret Dillahunt) and Virginia (Martha Plimpton) reveal to Jimmy (Lucas Neff) is his "almost" long-lost older brother. Klein has signed on for one episode.
Raising Hope returns at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2 on Fox, with an early live-streaming screening and Q&A with Plimpton and Dillahunt on Aug. 26 in Los Angeles.
Klein is repped by ICM Partners, Brillstein Entertainment and Sloane Offer.