John Goodman

John Goodman has joined the cast of Fox's new comedy pilot The Station, Variety reports.

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Produced by Ben Stiller, Station centers on a group of covert CIA operatives in South America who are tasked with installing a new dictator. Goodman will play Ted Gannon, a CIA vet who's in charge of the Altamara Station.

The Emmy-winning Roseanne alum joins Justin Bartha, Whitney Cummings, Rob Huebel and Julio Oscar Mechoso on the series. Goodman's last television gig was a two-episode arc on Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip in 2006.