Richard Schiff

Richard Schiff has joined the cast of NBC's new comedy Up All Night, Entertainment Weekly reports.

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Schiff, who is best known for his award-winning role on The West Wing, will play the father of Reagan (Christina Applegate). He's a psychologist who's always been a quiet and distant dad, but he'll drop in on Reagan and Chris (Will Arnett) as they attempt to raise baby Amy.

Up All Night, which debuted to 10.91 million viewers, airs Wednesdays at 8/7c on NBC.