Ayo Edebiri is leaving the kitchen area.
The starlet, who plays Sydney on FX’s The Bear, has actually signed up with the 2nd season of ABC’s Abbott Elementary, E! News can validate.
Ayo will play Janine’s (Quinta Brunson) typically talked about, yet-to-be seen sibling Ayesha on theFeb 8 episode of the Emmy- winning funny.
Quinta, who likewise produced Abbott Elementary, commemorated the casting on Twitter Feb. 6, publishing an image of herself, Ayo and Janelle James, who plays Principal Ava Coleman on the program. The starlet captioned the picture together with 2 heart emojis, “new episode this Wednesday.”
While Ayesha will just appear briefly in the episode, entitled “Valentine’s Day,” the network states Ayo will return later on in the season for a “larger storyline.”
In a preview of the episode shared by Entertainment Weekly, Janine gets ready for a FaceTime call with Ayesha on her birthday, informing Jacob (Chris Perfetti) that her sibling can be “really intense,” “over-the-top,” and “nosy.”