TVLine.com reports that Chris Eigeman will make a guest star appearance on the new ABC Family series BUNHEADS. Eigeman is set to appear in the show's eighth episode as Conor, described as "the director of a play that Michelle (Sutton Foster) and Fanny (GG alumna Kelly Bishop) attend."
This is not the first time the actor has worked with BUNHEADS creator Amy Sherman-Palladino. He appeared in Gillmore Girl's as Lorelai's boyfriend Jason "Digger"Stiles. Sherman-Palladino continues to cast actors she has worked with on previous projects including the show's star Kelly Bishop as well as Rose Abdoo (Gilmore Girl's resident mechanic Gypsy) who currently plays Sparkles shopkeeper Sam in Bunheads. Gregg Henry, who portrayed Logan’s dad Mitchum on Gilmore Girls will also play a recurring role on Bunheads as a surfer dude who owns a local restaurant.
Eigeman recently appeared in the pilot of HBO’s 'Girls' in the role of Hannah’s boss.
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