Oscar Nunez Oscar Nunez

Oscar Nuñez has joined USA's upcoming half-hour comedy Benched.

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The Office actor will play a colleague of Eliza Coupe's character Nina, a corporate attorney who is forced to become a public defender after a very public breakdown.Better Off Ted's Jay Harrington plays another of Nina's colleagues, Phil, who happens to be an avid gambler.

In addition to The Office, Nuñez's credits include The Italian Job, Prosecuting Casey Anthony and 24.