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Bill Maher has landed a familiar Good Wife role.

The Real Time with Bill Maher host will play himself in an upcoming episode of the CBS drama, the network announced Wednesday.

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Maher, whose television credits also include True Blood, Dharma & Greg and Roseanne, will join previously announced guest stars John Shea, Christina Ricci, Kristin Chenoweth, Nathan Lane, Amanda Peet, Maura Tierney, Marc Warren, Miriam Shor and Annabella Sciorra.

The Good Wife returns Sunday, Sept. 30 at 9:30/8:30c on CBS.