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'Weeds' alum Elizabeth Perkins heads to 'How to Get Away with Murder'

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Weeds alum Elizabeth Perkins has landed a guest-starring role on How to Get Away with Murder, EW has learned exclusively.

Perkins will play Marren Trudeau, a high-profiled client whom Annalise (Viola Davis) will represent during an upcoming case-of-the-week. Additionally, Sara Paxton (The Beautiful Life) will guest-star as a woman who works for Marren, while Niko Pepaj (Bunheads, Awkward) will play Marren’s assistant.

Perkins’ casting brings her back to ABC after starring on the network’s short-lived comedy How to Live with Your Parents (For the Rest of Your Life). The trio will appear in an episode slated for Oct. 16.

How to Get Away with Murder airs Thursdays at 10 p.m. ET on ABC.