Ryan Devlin headed to 'Cougar Town'

Actor set to join ABC comedy in recurring role

Ryan Devlin ("Veronica Mars") is joining the cast of ABC's freshman comedy "Cougar Town" as a recurring.

He will play Smith, a love interest for Laurie (Busy Phillipps), Jules' (Courteney Cox) ditsy assistant and close friend.

Devlin, who most recently starred in the feature "Weather Girl," is repped by Gersh and Michelle Grant.