Nellie Andreeva

The Daily Show correspondent Aasif Mandvi has been cast in a  recurring role on Fox‘s upcoming romantic comedy series Us And Them, about young lovers Gavin (Jason Ritter) and Stacey (Alexis Bledel). Additionally, Michael Ian Black, who guest starred in the pilot, has been made a regular. Mandvi will play Dave Coaches, Stacey’s best friend Nessa’s (Ashlie Atkinson) deviously tempting ex (whom Nessa refers to as her “bedroom Beezlebub”). He’s a security guard roadie for the Dave Matthews Band. Mandvi, recently seen in The Internship, just wrapped Million Dollar Arm and will soon reprise his lead role in the Pulitzer Prize winning play Disgraced on Broadway. He is with ICM Partners and Sweet 180. Black plays Brian, Stacey’s uncle and her late father’s brother who has taken on the role of family protector.

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