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Carla Gugino has landed a multi-episode arc on New Girl, has confirmed.

As first reported by Entertainment Weekly, the Political Animals star will play Emma, Schmidt's (Max Greenfield) new boss who is actually a super freak in the sack. In fact, she and Schmidt will land themselves in a Fifty Shades of Grey situation after he signs a contract binding him to her.

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Gugino, whose credits also include Entourage and Watchmen, will appear in at least three episodes of the second season, which returns with two episodes on Tuesday, Sept. 25 at 8/7c and 9/8c on Fox.