Franco to guest star on 'Mindy Project'

advertisement | advertise on newsday

James Franco will guest star in the season premiere of Fox's "The Mindy Project" on Sept. 17 and continue his two-episode arc in the season's second episode on Sept. 24, the network announced Tuesday. Franco will play Dr. Paul Leotard, a former fashion model, now charismatic doctor who replaces Mindy (Mindy Kaling) at Shulman & Associates while she is in Haiti on a volunteer mission.

Coming soon: Newsday's Entertainment newsletter, for the latest on celebs, TV, more.

Comments now uses Facebook for our comment boards. Please read our guidelines and connect your Facebook account to comment.

You also may be interested in: