“Will & Grace” alum will play the new best friend of Margo Martindale's Carol Miller character
The CBS comedy “The Millers” has a new addition to its family.
Hayes will play Kip Withers, the new best friend of Carol Miller (played by Martindale), as well as a new source of friction for Carol's son Nathan (Arnett).
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Hayes, who played Jack McFarland on “Will & Grace,” more recently starred in the NBC comedy “Sean Saves the World” and appeared in the NBC musical series “Smash.”
“After years of being a fan and hearing from others how wonderful he is to work with, I couldn't be more excited about Sean Hayes joining ‘The Millers,’ ” series creator Greg Garcia said of Hayes. “The thought of he and Margo Martindale as BFF's makes me smile every time I think about it. We're only just getting started, and writing this season's stories has been a blast.”
“The Millers” will premiere its second season Oct. 30 at 8:30 p.m.