Eddie Izzard Joins Third Season Cast of United States of Tara
Eddie Izzard has landed his first extended television role since FX canceled The Riches.
The British comic will recur throughout season three of United States of Tara, playing a psychology professor who takes a keen interest in the show's title character.
This Showtime comedy begins production in September and will premiere its new season in 2011.
Mostly known as a movie star, Izzard has voiced a character on The Simpsons.