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Damon Wayans Jr. Upped to Series Regular for New Girl Season 4

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Expect plenty more gym clothing on New Girl Season 4.

Fox has confirmed that Damon Wayans Jr. has been promoted to series regular for the fall on this hit sitcom.

Listing as a recurring player for the past few months, Wayans reprised the role of Coach on New Girl Season 3 after he was available due to the cancelation of Happy Endings on ABC.

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In March, Fox announced renewals for New Girl, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, The Following and The Mindy Project.

New Girl airs its season finale tonight at 9/8c.

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