Kristen Johnston, the 41-year-old actress who played Sally on Third Rock from the Sun
, is joining the cast of Ugly Betty
this season. Johnston will play the role of Helen a temp at Mode magazine. Kristen Johnston (theatermania.com)
In addition to CBS's Third Rock,
Johnston has appeared in several stage productions including Celebrity Autobiography: In Their Own Words. Theatermania.com
reports that she is also scheduled to stsar in So Help Me God!
at the Mint Theater in November.
The new season of Ugly Betty
will begin October 9th. The show stars America Ferrera and Vanessa Williams.