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Desperate Housewives alum Roger Bart has snagged a guest role on ABC's newest primetime soap, Revenge, Entertainment Weekly reports.

Bart, 49, will play a rich, pretentious journalist named Mason Treadwell who releases a tell-all book about Long Island high society. Treadwell thinks of himself as a literary journalist and his home is filled with photos of the many big names he has interviewed over the years.

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The Tony Award winner will appear in the season's 12th episode.

Best known to TV fans for playing killer pharmacist and Bree's brief fiancée, George Williams on Desperate Housewives, Bart most recently appeared on Medium and The Event.

Are you excited to see Bart on Revenge? What kind of dirt do you think his character will have on the Graysons?