Marcia Gay Harden
Marcia Gay Harden has landed a guest spot on the midseason NBC comedy Bent, TVLine.com reports.
Harden will star as the ex-wife of Jeffrey Tambor's character. Her return to town will reignite a flame between the former couple.
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The sitcom, which has yet to receive a premiere date, follows Alex (Amanda Peet
), a high-strung single mother who hires a laid-back womanizing construction worker, Pete (David Walton
), to remodel her home. The romantic comedy comes from Scrubs
writer Tad Quill
Recent TV credits for the 52-year-old Harden, who won a Supporting Actress Oscar for 2000's Pollack
, include Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
and Royal Pains