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'Princess Bride' star joins Kal Penn's ABC comedy

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Cary Elwes teaming with Kal Penn?

As you wish!

The Princess Bride and Adventures of Tintin actor has just signed onto ABC’s comedy pilot Prairie Dogs.

The show is about an office drone (Penn) who seizes an opportunity when he becomes the victim of identity theft. Elwes plays Rams, the mysterious head of the design department in the company where Penn’s character works. He’s described as a German eccentric who wears turtleneck sweaters and kilts.

Elwes has been busy lately, he has about nine projects in the pipeline for this year and next, according to IMDB.