March 10, 2009

Roberts, Lo Truglio joining ‘Reno 911!’

Ian Roberts and Joe Lo Truglio will join the cast of Reno 911! when the U.S. TV show returns for a sixth season next month, Comedy Central said.

The April 1 season premiere is also expected to feature a guest appearance by Superbad co-star Jonah Hill.

Expected to appear on the half-hour comedy series throughout the new season are Carmen Electra, George Lopez, Patton Oswalt, Nick Swardson, Rachael Harris, Aziz Ansari, Matt Besser, Rob Huebel, Jay Johnston, A.D. Miles, Scott Thompson and Matt Walsh, Comedy Central said.

The show was created by and stars Robert Ben Garant, Kerri Kenney-Silver and Thomas Lennon, who play police on the beat in Reno, Nev.