Michael Rapaport by Jeff Vespa/WireImage.com
, whose recent TV ventures include
War at Home
and the passed-on pilot Fugly
, has inked a development deal with 20th Century Fox Television, as part of which he will join NBC's My Name Is Earl
in the recurring role of a prison pal of Earl's. Rapaport's deal, says the Reporter
, also has 20th developing a project for him, for the 2008-09 season.