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Gary Cole will headline TBS' new mystery comedy, Uncle Nigel, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

TBS picks up new comedy pilot

The Office Space star will play Nigel Wells, a veteran homicide detective in Philadelphia who partners up with his rookie nephew. Written and executive-produced by Monk creator Andy Breckman, Uncle Nigel will be TBS' first hourlong comedy.Cole, who frequently does voiceovers on Family Guy, recently recurred on Entourage as TV literary agent Andrew Klein.