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The Canadian actress will, as first reported by the Hollywood Reporter, portray a love interest for Tom Haverford (
While further details about her character are not available, playing but one person on "Parks and Recreation" should feel like a vacation for Maslany, who portrays (at least) seven clones, each with distinctive accents and personalities, on "Orphan Black."
The guest stint, brief though it will be, is yet another sign that Maslany's star is on the rise. She took home the Critics' Choice Television Awards prize for drama actress and the TCA Award for individual achievement in drama but was overlooked by the Emmys in nominations last month -- not that we're still upset about it or anything!
The sixth season of “Parks and Recreation” opens Sept. 26 on