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Mindy Project: Greta Gerwig to guest-star

The ‘Mistress America’ star will play Mindy’s patient

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Greta Gerwig is taking her talents to the small screen to guest-star on an episode of Hulu’s The Mindy ProjectEW can exclusively reveal. The actress will play one of Mindy’s (Mindy Kaling) patients carrying a big secret about Danny (Chris Messina).

Gerwig previously worked with Kaling on 2011’s No Strings Attacheda romantic comedy where the two played the main character’s (Natalie Portman) friends. More recently, she starred and co-wrote 2015’s Mistress America and 2013’s Frances HaShe’s next headlining Maggie’s Planout this May, alongside Ethan Hawke, Bill Hader, and Maya Rudolph. 

Hulu hasn’t set a date for Gerwig’s appearance, but the show returns for the second half of its fourth season April 12.