By Mandi Bierly
Updated March 31, 2010 at 10:00 AM EDT

Ryan Hansen (Veronica Mars, Party Down) has joined the cast of the NBC comedy pilot Friends with Benefits. According to The Hollywood Reporter, he’ll star as one of five friends who are satisfied having “friends with benefits” until they find “the one.” His character, described as “an Everyman,” benefits from his friendship with a doctor (Danneel Harris).