The “New Girl” alum has been cast in CBS’ untitled multi-camera comedy project from writers Tim Mc Auliffe (“The Last Man on Earth”) and Austen Earl (“9JKL”), The Wrap confirmed.He is an accountant and the business manager of young superstar musician, Cooper (also yet to be cast), who comes to live with them. Also Read: Walton Goggins to Star in CBS' ' LA Confidential' Adaptation Wayans will play Peter, a good guy with a sense of humor, who is happily married to his dream wife, Claire (a character who has yet to be cast).
And Coach is back in the loft because he and a girlfriend broke up.
The door was open for Wayans to return, but Meriwether says that in the chaos of the early days of the show she didn’t think that far ahead.
“When ‘Happy Endings’ got picked up, we were in panic mode trying to just figure out what to do,” Meriwether remembers.
Loved you in “In Living Color.’’ I was like, ‘You know, I have hair!
’ ” It was announced this week that Wayans will be on “New Girl” for the rest of the season (he was originally only slated to be on for 4-6 episodes), but he has another series in the works.