Hell Yes! The Mindy Project Just Booked One of Our All-Time TV Favorites

Exclusive: Find out which amazing actor is hitting the Fox comedy!

By Kristin Dos Santos Nov 14, 2014 1:00 PMTags
Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Pushing DaisiesABC/ADAM TAYLOR

Sound the alarm, TV's coolest show just got cooler!

Pushing Daisies star Lee Pace has been cast on The Mindy Project as an upcoming guest star.

Pace will play Alex, a handsome  San Francisco tech millionaire who took Mindy's virginity back when he was a dorky college student.

Now, we aren't mathematicians here, but from where we're sitting, this is awesome in 3 indisputable ways.

1) Lee Pace is charming as hell, and we get to see him in one of our favorite shows. 

2) Dorky Mindy sounds amazing, and we can only hold out hope that there will be flashbacks, and hopefully mouthguards and nose-hair trimmers. 

3) Danny and Mindy are going strong, and Pace is only slated for one episode at this time, so no need to worry about him being a salty third wheel who comes in and breaks up one of TV's best couples. 

If we break out our scientific calculators, add that all up and carry the one, we arrive at:


And by the way, if you missed our exclusive videos from the set of The Mindy Project, you truly missed out. 

Here, the cast gives their hilarious pitches to Shonda Rhimes about what their characters would do in a great Mindy Project/Scandal crossover...With kinky sex to boot!

Watch: It's the "Scandal" and "Mindy" Crossover of Our Dreams!

And here's Adam Pally talking about his college sex tape that went horribly awry....

Watch: Adam Pally's Sex Tape Goes Very Wrong