Shepherd will play one of Stanton Infeld's (Malcolm McDowell) many ex-wives, Evanthia Steele, who is on trial for kidnapping a neglected dog. Series stars Mark Paul Gosselaar and Breckin Meyer will be her defense team.
The show will also welcome 'Ugly Betty''s Eric Mabius and Rick Rox. Mabius will play Rossi, a handsome prosecutor trying to take down dog-napper Steele and one-half of Jango & Rossi, the B-list version of dynamic duo Franklin & Bash. Fox will play Andre, a professional tennis player called in to testify in the dog-napping case.
In other casting news ...
French Stewart is enrolling in 'Community.' The '3rd Rock From the Sun' actor will play Vincent, the owner of a celebrity impersonator service who used to impersonate French Stewart. [EW]
'True Blood' actress Vedette Lim is sinking her teeth into a 'Grey's Anatomy' role. Lim will play Dr. Polly Preston, a new doctor Arizona takes a liking to. [TV Guide]