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Rick Fox has been added to the cast of Melrose Place, TVGuide.com has confirmed.

Fox will play the owner of a restaurant at which both Auggie (Colin Egglesfield) and Violet (Ashlee Simpson-Wentz) work. The casting was first reported by the Hollywood Reporter. The former Los Angeles Laker-turned-actor has previously appeared on One Tree Hill, Ugly Betty (with ex-wife Vanessa Williams) and The Game.

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Fox will recur in the role throughout the first season.

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