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Jurnee Smollett to Go Political on Parenthood

29 July 2013 4:44 AM, PDT | TVfanatic | See recent TVfanatic news »

Parenthood is dipping its toes back into the Friday Night Lights casting pool.

TV Line confirms that Jurnee Smollett - showing these days with Sam on True Blood - has snagged a recurring role on Parenthood Season 5.

The actress will portray Heather Hall, a a brash campaign manager who will be hired by Kristina when this character runs for local office.

Smollett is the latest star plucked by producer Jason Katims from his former NBC drama. She joins a Friday Night Lights guest star list that includes Matt Lauria (returning this fall!), Minka Kelly, Michael B. Jordan, Derek Phillips, Angela Rawna and Jeff Rosic.

Parenthood Season 5, meanwhile, kicks off on Thursday, September 26 at 10/9c. »

- (Matt Richenthal)

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Exclusive: Parenthood Raids Fnl Talent Pool Again, Casts Jurnee Smollett for Season 5

28 July 2013 11:39 AM, PDT | | See recent news »

Clear eyes, full hearts, contain your understandable excitement: Another Friday Night Lights Mvp is headed to Parenthood!

Former Fnl boss-turned-Parenthood showrunner Jason Katims has recruited Dillon grad (and current True Blood co-star) Jurnee Smollett to join the NBC tear-jerker in a major recurring role for Season 5, TVLine has learned exclusively.

Related | Parenthood Season 5 Spoiler: Is Somebody Getting Married?

Smollett will play Heather Hall, a smart, feisty, up-and-coming political dynamo who Kristina hires to be her campaign manager (Kristina is running for local office, in case you didn’t hear).

This brings to seven the number of Fnl actors Katims has brought on to Parenthood. »

- Michael Ausiello

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