Ben Feldman, is joining the Fox comedy’s Season 2 cast for multiple episodes as a love interest for Kaling’s titular doc, TVLine has learned exclusively.
“He’s an arts and culture writer and a bit of a snob — he kind of looks down on Mindy’s taste,” explains exec producer Jack Burditt of Feldman’s character. “There’s an attraction there, but also a divide between them. She’ll say things, and she has no idea what he’s talking about. [We’ll see] how these two people who are very different can get along. ”