Parenthood Recruits Office Mate David Denman

Kimberly Roots
Parenthood Recruits Office Mate David Denman

Parenthood‘s Joel might want to pay attention to this one: The Office‘s David Denman is joining the NBC drama as someone Julia’s going to get very friendly with in the upcoming fifth season.

Denman’s Ed — a recurring role — will be a newly unemployed stay-at-home dad who bonds with Julia when they both pull a lame volunteer job at their children’s school, E! Online reports.

RELATEDParenthood Season 5: Drop Dead Diva‘s Josh Stamberg Cast as Sarah’s New [Spoiler]

Given Lost vet Sonya Walger’s previously announced casting as Joel’s Julia-judging co-worker… might the Grahams’ marriage be gearing up for a two-front war?

Denman is best known as Roy, Pam’s belligerent fiance on The Office. His other TV credits include Person of InterestDrop Dead Diva and Grey’s Anatomy.

Parenthood fans, do you fear for Julia and Joel’s union? Sound off in the comments!

Related stories

Siberia Exclusive Preview Video: Huntress Irene Becomes the Terrified Prey

Parks and Recreation Shocker! Rashida Jones and Rob Lowe to Exit NBC Comedy In Season 6

Seth Meyers: SNL's 'Rebuilding' Season Promises to Be a 'Really Exciting Time'

Get more from Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Newsletter