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My Boys star Reid Scott has landed a recurring role on Showtime's The Big C, a show rep tells TVGuide.com.

The 32-year-old actor will play Dr. Todd, the oncologist of Laura Linney's character, Cathy. Todd's intelligent and well-trained but lacks experience.

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Deadline first reported Scott's casting.

The Big C premieres Aug. 16 at 10:30/9:30c.