Nathan Fillion To Guest Star on ‘Community’

by | October 4, 2013 at 9:55 AM | Castle, Community, TV News

"Castle" star Nathan Fillion (inset) will guest-star on NBC's "Community," starring Joel McHale (Photos: ABC, NBC)

By Nellie Andreeva

What happens when you put one of the stars with the largest cult following, “Firefly‘s” Nathan Fillion, on one of the top cult shows, NBC‘s “Community”?

We’ll find out later this season when Fillion guests on the upcoming fifth season of “Community.”

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When Annie (Alison Brie) and Professor Hickey (guest star Jonathan Banks) team up to navigate Greendale’s corridors of power, they must contend with Bob Waite (Fillion), the politically savvy head custodian who’s not afraid to get his hands dirty, but is smart enough to wear rubber gloves.

Fillion is a fan of “Community” who has visited the set of the NBC show, including posting a photo with “Community” cast members last year with the caption, “It’s my #community dream come true!”

Watch Nathan Fillion in the latest episode of ABC’s “Castle”:

This marks a return to comedy for Fillion who got his break on ABC’s “Two Guys And A Girl” before entering the Joss Whedon universe with “Firefly,” “Buffy The Vampire Slayer” and “Serenity.”

Fillion currently stars on the ABC crime drama “Castle,” now in its sixth season.

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