parker posey gi 320 'New Girl' adds Parker Posey in place of Leslie MannCurses, scheduling gods! “Knocked Up” star Leslie Mann was supposed to stop by “New Girl” during the FOX comedy’s Season 2 premiere, but had to drop out at the last minute due to a conflict. But there’s good news: Parker Posey is taking her place.

According to TVLine, will sub for Mann as the shot girl hired by Schmidt to serve drinks at a party in honor of his penis cast removal. (Yep, penis cast removal. Don’t you miss Schmidt and his ridiculousness?)

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“New Girl” is staffing up for Season 2, with Posey joining David Walton as Jess’ new love interest, Nelson Franklin as Cece’s new boo, Nicey Nash, Josh Gad and Anna Maria Horsford.

The comedy returns for Season 2 with two brand-new episodes on Tuesday, Sept. 25 at 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. on FOX.

Posted by:Jean Bentley