Yet another film star is making tracks to Fox's resurgent Ally McBeal
. Taye Diggs
(How Stella Got Her Groove Back
) will appear in six episodes beginning in February as a possible love interest for Lisa Nicole Carson
. "I heard he was a fan of the show, so I invited him down to the set. He had a blast," Ally
producer Pamela Wisne
tells USA Today
. "Fortunately, it was a day we were filming bar scenes, which are very fun days." In addition to Diggs, Robert Downey Jr.
has begun a 10-episode Ally
stint and Anne Heche
kicks off a three-episode arc in January.