'Boardwalk Empire's' Michael Zegen Joins the 'Girls'

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'Boardwalk Empire's' Michael Zegen Joins the 'Girls'
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'Boardwalk Empire's' Michael Zegen Joins the 'Girls'

HBO is doubling down on Michael Zegen.

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Zegen, who plays gangster Benny "Bugsy" Siegel on the network's "Boardwalk Empire," has signed on for Season 3 of HBO's "Girls," a spokeswoman for the network told TheWrap on Monday.

Details on his character were not available. Nor is it known in how many episodes he will appear.

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Zegen already has some connection with the Lena Dunham series. The actor, whose other credits include "The Walking Dead" and "Rescue Me," co-stars with "Girls" actor Adam Driver in the Noah Baumbach film "Frances Ha."

Deadline first reported the news of Zegen's "Girls" casting.
 

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