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James Brolin is heading to Greendale! The Emmy-winning actor has been cast as Jeff Winger's estranged dad on Community.

Brolin will appear in one episode as William Winger, who hasn't seen his son since Jeff (Joel McHale) was a child. McHale posted a photo of the pair on set on Twitter Tuesday morning.

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