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Taye Diggs Heading to ‘New Girl’ to Romance Zooey Deschanel

Taye-Diggs-pr06Taye Diggs will be guest staring in an upcoming episode of the Fox television comedy “New Girl” in the role of the love interest of lead character Jess played by Zooey Deschanel.

Diggs character, described as a smooth, confident ladies’ man who has his eyes set on Jess, will make his appearance in the seventh episode of the upcoming third season.  Diggs’ character will be competing for Jess’ interest with her boyfriend Nick, played by Jake Johnson.

Also making an appearance in that episode will be Damon Wayans Jr. playing Coach in multi-episode story arc.

Diggs currently stars in the Shonda Rhimes’ television drama “Private Practice” and can be next seen in the upcoming David E. Talbert rom-com film “Baggage Claim” and “The Best Man Holiday,”  both hitting theaters this fall.

If you have never heard of the show watch the clip below and see what “New Girl” is all about.

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