Deadline is reporting that Chris D’Elia has signed up for a recurring role for the upcoming second season of Netflix’s psychological thriller series You.
The synopsis for the first season is as follows:
When a brilliant bookstore manager crosses paths with an aspiring writer, his answer becomes clear: anything. Using the internet and social media as his tools to gather the most intimate of details and get close to her, a charming and awkward crush quickly becomes obsession as he quietly and strategically removes every obstacle – and person – in his way.
The report states that Chris D’Elia (whose credits include Undateable and The Good Doctor) will be recurring as Henderson, a designer-hoodie, black Ray-Bans, expensive sneakers-wearing famous comedian with a “hard-life-lessons man-of-the-people” thing working for him.
The television series is based on the novel by Caroline Kepnes, developed for television by Sera Gamble and Greg Berlanti. You originally launched as a Lifetime series, with Netflix as SVOD/international partner. This upcoming second season will see You became a Netflix original. Greg Berlanti serves as an executive producer on the series alongside Sera Gamble, Sarah Schechter, Leslie Morgenstein, Gina Girolamo and Marcos Siega.
Chris D’Elia will join a cast for the second season that includes Penn Badgley, Victoria Pedretti, James Scully, Jenna Ortega, Ambyr Childers, Adwin Brown, Robin Lord Taylor, Carmela Zumbado and Marielle Scott.