“The New Normal” Scores Full-Season Pickup, Appearance By George Takei

NBC has announced it will pick up the new Ryan Murphy series The New Normal for a full season.The show is averaging is averaging 6 million viewers an episode.

In a recent tweet Murphy also teased that fans of Normal, about a gay couple’s misadventures in surrogate adoption, can expect to see appearances by out actor/activist George Takei and celebutante Nicole Richie, who posted the on-set photo below.

Photo: Trae Patton/NBC, Nicole Richie