'Community' Star Signs On With HBO's 'Girls' TVLine

One of the stars of NBC's recently canceled “Community” has been cast in HBO’s “Girls.” reports that the HBO comedy series is adding Gillian Jacobs in a recurring role during season four.

Jacobs, who played Britta Perry on “Community,” will portray a character named Mimi-Rose Howard starting in the season's fifth episode, which is also called “Mimi-Rose.”

The fourth season of the show will premiere in early 2015.

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