Malin Akerman Returning to HBO’s ‘The Comeback’

“Trophy Wife” star reprises role as Juna Millken

Malin Akerman

Malin Akerman is returning to HBO’s “The Comeback,” TheWrap has learned.

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The Lisa Kudrow comedy that was recently picked up for six new episodes after a nine-year hiatus is bringing back series regular Akerman for two episodes, according to individuals with knowledge of the situation. She will reprise her role as Juna Millken, the up-and-coming actress protege of Kudrow’s Valerie Cherish.

Akerman just wrapped up her starring role as the young stepmom lead on ABC’s “Trophy Wife,” which was recently canceled after one season.

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Akerman is represented by Brent Morley at WME.