Bradley Whitford has landed a guest-starring gig in Shameless.
The Emmy-winning actor will appear in two episodes of Shameless' third season as Abraham, a politically active, sophisticated gay man.
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Whitford rose to fame playing Josh Lyman on the acclaimed drama The West Wing
. His other credits include The Cabin in the Woods, Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip
Season 3 of the Showtime drama will pick up nearly five months later, with Jimmy (Justin Chatwin
) living with Fiona (Emmy Rossum
) and the rest of the Gallaghers.Shameless
returns Sunday, Jan. 13 at 9/8c on Showtime.