Raymond Barry, Jake Johnson
Justified alum Raymond Barry has been cast on New Girl as "Older Nick," TVGuide.com has confirmed.
"Older Nick" is described as a man in his 60s or 70s who looks a lot like Nick (Jake Johnson). One of the day drunks at Nick's bar, this man tells Nick he's a time traveler from the future who knows exactly what's going to happen to Nick. Barry, 73, will appear in the second episode of the hit Fox comedy's upcoming second season.
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Barry, who currently recurs on Justified as Raylan's dad, Arlo Givens, has also enjoyed arcs on CSI and NCIS: LA. He is also best known for film roles including Born on the Fourth of July, Dead Man Walking and Training Day.
New Girl returns on Tuesday, Sept. 25 with two new episodes at 8/7c and 9/8c on Fox.