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Mom Casts Anna Faris' Long-Lost Dad

Mom fans, get ready to meet Dad! Stand-up comic Kevin Pollak is set to guest-star as the long-lost father of Anna Faris' character on the CBS comedy, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Pollak will play Alvin Biletnikoff, the boyfriend who...

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Mom fans, get ready to meet Dad!

Stand-up comic Kevin Pollak is set to guest-star as the long-lost father of Anna Faris' character on the CBS comedy, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Pollak will play Alvin Biletnikoff, the boyfriend who abandoned Bonnie (Allison Janney) while she was in the hospital giving birth to Christy (Faris). Alvin now owns a body shop a few hours away from Napa and has grown kids of his own. Pollak will first appear on the freshman sitcom in January, but there is potential for him to return in additional episodes.

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In addition to hosting his own online interview show, Pollak has recently guest-starred on Family Tree, Men at Work and Law & Order: SVU.

Mom airs Mondays at 9:30/8:30c on CBS. What do you think of the casting?

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