The Mindy Project Season 2 Spoilers: James Franco as Dr. Leotard -- First Look Photo

The Mindy Project Season 2 Spoilers: James Franco as Dr. Leotard -- First Look Photo

James Franco guest stars on the first two installments of The Mindy Project's upcoming sophomore season. Franco plays "Dr. Paul Leotard," a model-turned-ob-gyn who joined the office following Mindy's (Mindy Kaling) missionary trip to Haiti at the end of last season. Take a first-look on the image below:

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"He has firmly established himself as the most popular doctor at the practice," says exec producer Jack Burditt. "So when Mindy returns and wants everything to go back to normal, he is a huge obstacle in her way."

Source: TV Guide

The Mindy Project returns Tuesday, Sept. 17 on FOX.