‘Stranger Things’ fame, Sean Astin will appear in the April 25 episode of NBC’S cop comedy, Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
Sean Austin in Brooklyn Nine-Nine
The plot of “Ticking Clocks,” in fact showcases Jake (Andy Samberg) and the companion detectives trying hard to locate a hacker who is intentionally generating chaos on the Nine-Nine servers. Astin, thus, portrays a sergeant KNOX who is involved in the search. He supports the detectives in the NYPD Cyber Operations Unit.
Entertainment Weekly has announced the entry of Sean Austin in Brooklyn Nine-Nine through a recent Tweet.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine casts Stranger Things vet Sean Astin: First look https://t.co/O1lhbPfJci
— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) April 10, 2019
Sean Austin Helped Rescue Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Last May, the actor stroke social media platforms to demand a second chance against the demolition of Brooklyn’s cancellation by Fox. The series then emerged on NBC for the sixth season
Here’s the thing about Brooklyn 99 being cancelled, I don’t want it to be. I love all of those people & they earned the right 2 have a final season victory lap where I could emotionally prepare. Don’t know them. Have nothing 2 do with the show. I’m just a fan who deserves better.
— Sean Astin (@SeanAstin) May 11, 2018
Obviously, in the response of such a heartfelt Tweet, Dan Goor, (Brooklyn Nine-Nine co-creator) appreciated the actor for his support.
Apparently, Goor himself is a huge Sean Astin fan:
“Working with Sean Astin has been a dream of mine since I saw first saw Rudy, I’m what you call an Astin-head. When he tweeted his support for Brooklyn Nine-Nine as a member of the Guardians of the 99, I was blown away. I’m so excited to have him on the show.”
Guest Stars In Brooklyn Nine-Nine Season 6
It seems that the show honors it’s supporting fans by offering them a guest role in the new season. Lin-Manuel Miranda, in fact, has played the brother of Amy (Melissa Fumero) previously in the show.
As a matter of fact, Brooklyn Nine-Nine returns this Thursday, after a two-week pause. B99 Season 6 resumes with Jake and Amy’s anniversary celebration at the hospital. The couple, however, was standing beside a patient. They were actually protecting a comatose witness (Julia Sweeney).
NBC’S Revived Cop Comedy
NBC has introduced a brand-new version of popular police comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine season six. This half-hour of humor casts Andy Samberg and Andre Braugher in their iconic cops roles. The series is a Winner of a Golden Globe Award for Best Comedy Series. It is created by Michael Schur and Dan Goor. NBC also announced that there was going to be a seventh season of Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
More About Sean Austin
Sean Astin is an American actor/director/voice actor. He acts as Bob Newby in the Stranger Things 2nd season. Moreover, the actor is popular for his huge films in Hollywood.
He played Samwise Gamgee in Lord of the Rings series and Mikey Walsh in The Goonies. He also voiced for Raphael in the 2012 Nickelodeon Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles TV series, and Chester The Cat in Bunnicula.