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Jay Mohr is returning to TV with a guest spot on NBC's Prime Suspect, Entertainment Weekly reports.

Mohr will play John Bullock, a slick New York City assistant district attorney who's not on the same page as Jane Timoney (Maria Bello), a tough detective trying to hold her own in a male-dominated precinct. The actor is attached for one appearance, but the role could be recurring.

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Mohr most recently starred on CBS' Gary Unmarried, which was canceled last year after two seasons.Prime Suspect, a remake of the British miniseries, premieres Thursday, Sept. 22 at 10/9c on NBC.