According to Deadline, Kristen Bell will join Don Cheadle in the Showtime dark comedy series House Of Lies, continuing this month’s Great Migration Of Sassy-Smart TV Blondes Consigned To A Film Career Of Middling Romantic-Comedies back to the nest, where they can once more blossom and browbeat in their natural element. Bell will reportedly play a sassy-smart Ivy Leaguer working for Cheadle, who stars as a “self-loathing highly successful management consultant from a top-tier firm who is never above using any means necessary to get his clients the information they want.” Such as siccing Kristen Bell on people, apparently.

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