Chris Klein will star alongside Elijah Wood in a new multi-episode comedy show.
Chris Klein, the American actor and star of the 'American Pie' movies, has joined the cast of 'Wilfred', a new comedy series on the FX network, reports People Magazine.Following two alcohol-related arrests, a stint in jail, and an extended period in rehabilitation, Klein was not expected to return to screens anytime soon, but his representative confirmed his involved in 'Wilfred' earlier this week. The show is based on the Australian sitcom of the same name. 32-year-old Klein will play the love interest of Fiona Gubelmann's character 'Jenna'. The show is expected to begin filming soon and will premiere in June 2011. In regard to Klein's current state of mind, a friend said, "He's doing fantastic and is really excited to get back to work".
Chris Klein recently completed work on the forthcoming comedy movie 'Sam', which follows the story of an alpha New York City male who is magically transformed into a beautiful girl and falls in love with his best friend.