Entertainment Weekly


Stay Connected


Advertise With Us

Learn More

Skip to content
Join Now
PetHero: Save 25% at the vet; get toys, treats, and a 24/7 lost pet conciergeLearn More


Brooklyn Nine-Nine casts Scream Queens star Niecy Nash as Holt's sister

Posted on

Matthew Simmons/Getty Images; Eddy Chen/Fox

Here’s something that might Brooklyn Nine-Nine fans Scream: Niecy Nash will guest-star in an episode of Fox’s cop comedy.

Nash—who stars on another Fox show, Scream Queens, as well as HBO’s Getting Ontweeted a photo of herself from the set and wrote: “So excited to work with the cast of @Brooklyn99FOX This show is HILARIOUS #HappyActress #Blessed.” 

She will play Debbie, the sister of Capt. Holt (Andre Braugher), EW has learned. The episode is slated to air in January. 

Bill Hader, Archie Panjabi, Mary Lynn Rajskub and Matt Walsh are among the famous faces that have popped up this season on Brooklyn. Nick Offerman guest-stars as Holt’s ex-boyfriend on Sunday’s episode.