Matt Lauria Cast as a Veteran on Parenthood

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Parenthood showrunner Jason Katims is turning on the Friday Night Lights once again when it comes to casting for his NBC drama.

TV Line confirms that Matt Lauria will recur on Parenthood Season 4 as a soldier returning from Afghanistan. Look for the character to bond with fellow veteran Zeek.

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Since leaving Dillon, Texas, Lauria has appeared on The Chicago Code and CSI. He joins Michael B. Jordan and Minka Kelly as main Friday Night Lights players who have made the move to Parenthood.

The underrated drama returns with new episodes on September 11.

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