We've recently discussed the TV Trick #1 where they reunite actors who were on shows in the past together. Now, it's Trick #2. Having a show star's real life significant other guest star. Remember Brad Pitt on "Friends"?
It's happening again.
REBECCA ROMIJN (ABC’S “UGLY BETTY”) TO GUEST STAR ON NEW COMEDY “CARPOOLERS”
Rebecca Romijn will guest star as Laird’s (Jerry O’Connell) wildly sexy and free-spirited ex-wife, “Joannifer,” who returns to his life determined to get him back, on the new ABC comedy series “Carpoolers.”
Romijn currently stars as Alexis Meade on ABC’s Golden Globe-winning and Emmy-nominated “Ugly Betty.” She crossed over from the fashion world into prominent film roles including the blockbuster “X-Men” series. Romijn will also star in the upcoming feature “Lake City” with Sissy Spacek. She has previously guest starred on “Friends” and “Just Shoot Me.”
“Carpoolers” stars Fred Goss as Gracen Brooker, Faith Ford as Leila Brooker, Jerry O’Connell as Laird, Jerry Minor as Aubrey, Tim Peper as Dougie, T.J. Miller as Marmaduke Brooker and Allison Munn as Cindy. “Carpoolers” will have its series premiere TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2 (8:30-9:00 p.m. ET), on the ABC Television Network.