Scoop: Freddie Prinze Jr. Gets ‘Psych’d About Aliens

by | June 4, 2010 at 5:45 PM | Matt's TV News, TV News

Freddie Prinze Jr. (Photo: Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Freddie Prinze Jr. (Photo: Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Fresh from his tense and grueling day on ‘24,’ Freddie Prinze Jr. will get a chance to lighten things up with a guest-star turn on USA Network’s ‘Psych,’ Fancast has learned exclusively.

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Shortly after ‘Psych’ premieres its new season, Prinze will show up in one episode as Dennis, an old friend of Gus and Shawn’s. Once a nerd, Dennis… well, frankly he’s still a bit of a geek, but now a megawealthy one, says a rep for USA and UCP (Universal Cable Productions).

Sharing with Shawn and Gus an interest in extraterrestrial beings, Dennis now hides his obsession from his hot wife – because she is one of them! Oh, I kid.

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‘Psych’ kicks off its fifth season on Wednesday, July 14.

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