Stacy Keach
Stacy Keach
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Stage and screen veteran Stacy Keach will guest star on NBC’s upcoming comedy series 1600 Penn, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The series, which is set in the White House, will star Bill Pullman, Jenna Elfman, Josh Gad, and Andre Holland.

Keach will play Senator Thoroughgood, a wheelchair-bound, racist, sexist, bigoted senator who is being honored for 50 years of service in the Senate.

He was most recently on Broadway in Other Desert Cities and his many stage credits include King Lear, The Kentucky Cycle, Hamlet, Indians, and MacBird. He received an Emmy Award nomination and a Golden Globe Award for Hemingway.