Fans of Fox’s ‘The Mindy Project’ will get an extra dose of James Franco, the actor has been confirmed to be a guest-star on the popular comedy. Franco will help boost the show during the season premiere, which is set to air on September 17, 2013.
The popular actor will appear in two-episodes of ‘The Mindy Project’. Franco recently starred in the apocalyptic comedy “This Is the End,” on the show he will play the role of Dr. Paul Leotard. His character has been described as charismatic and popular, something that Franco shouldn’t have a problem with. Dr. Leotard is the doctor who replaces Mindy at Shulman & Associates while she is in Haiti, volunteering on a goodwill mission.
Dr. Leotard is also a former professional fashion model, he switched careers when falling off a runway at fashion week. He was saved by a pregnant woman who then changed his life forever. You can expect a lot of jabs at Franco’s off-screen persona, good-looks and bizarre personality traits. The show will kickoff this September on Fox.