Joel McHale Nabs Role on 'Sons of Anarchy'

The "Community" actor will appear on FX’s biker drama in a multi-episode arc.
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When Sons of Anarchy returns for Season 5, a new but familiar face will drop by the town of Charming.

Joel McHale, host of The Soup and star of Community, will appear on the biker drama in a multi-episode arc, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

He’ll play Warren, a con man who double-crosses the wrong person, confirmed McHale's rep to THR.

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While not much else is known about McHale’s characters arc on the show, he’s sure to have scenes with Katey Sagal, who tweeted a photo of her and McHale on July 12.

“Working with a handsome stranger. Yeow! Lucky girl. Love my job,” she tweeted.

Season 5 of Sons of Anarchy, which premieres in September, will focus on Jax (Charlie Hunnam) as he tries to head up the motorcycle club after ousting his step-father Clay Morrow (Ron Perlman) as president.

McHale and the cast of Sons of Anarchy are both invading Comic-Con this week. McHale attended the Community panel on Friday, and Sons of Anarchy will have a panel on Sunday afternoon.