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'Whitney' Enlists 'Party Down' Star

Ken Marino will guest star as Chris D’Elia’s older brother in an episode of NBC’s rookie comedy.

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Ken Marino

Ken Marino is heading to NBC’s Whitney.

The Party Down star has booked a guest turn in an upcoming episode of NBC’s freshman comedy series, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

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Marino, who plays Dr. Glenn Richie on Adult Swim’s Childrens Hospital, will play Andy’s (Chris D’Elia) older brother on the series loosely based on the life of stand-up comic Whitney Cummings.

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The series, which premieres Thursday, revolves around Whitney and her live-in boyfriend Andy as they navigate the world of committed relationships.

Marino’s credits include Reaper, Veronica Mars and Dawson’s Creek. He’s repped by IFA and Principato-Young.

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