Prince To Appear Super Bowl Night Via Fox’s ‘New Girl’

Music royalty Prince will make a special guest appearance on the FOX series "New Girl" Sunday, Feb. 2, immediately following FOX Sports' coverage of Super Bowl XLVIII.

In the episode, "Party Time" (airing approx. 10:30-11:00 PM ET/7:30-8:00 PM PT), Jess (Emmy Award and Golden Globe nominee Zooey Deschanel) is ready to paint the town purple when a chance encounter finds her and best friend Cece (Hannah Simone) invited to a once-in-a-lifetime mansion party thrown by music legend Prince, guest-starring as himself. Not wanting to miss out on the fun, Nick (Jake Johnson), Schmidt (Max Greenfield), Winston (Lamorne Morris) and Coach (guest star Damon Wayans, Jr.) are determined to crash the festivities, building toward an unforgettable ending. The episode also will feature special guest cameo appearances.

FOX series "Brooklyn Nine" will follow with Terry Crews, Andre Braugher and more.