16 December 2013 1:15 PM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

It’s not Emily Deschanel, but this will do very nicely.

New Girl has tapped Linda Cardellini to join the Season 3 cast in the recurring role of Abby, Jess’ (Zooey Deschanel) wild-child sister, TVLine has learned.

Related | New Girl Casts The O.C.’s Adam Brody as Jess’ Ex

Cardellini, whose TV credits include Freaks and Geeks, ER and, most recently, Mad Men, will first turn up in February.

New Girl resumes its third season on Tuesday, Jan. 7.


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