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'Scrubs' star McGinley joins HBO's 'Luck'

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John C. McGinley has joined the cast of forthcoming HBO series Luck.

The drama, starring Dustin Hoffman, will focus a number of characters involved in the world of horse racing.

TV Line reports that McGinley will play a con man who works with his daughter to swindle people out of their winnings.

He is best known for his role as Dr. Cox on medical sitcom Scrubs and has also appeared in a number of film roles including Any Given Sunday, The Rock and Platoon.

Dennis Farina, Ian Hart, Michael Gambon and Joan Allen will also star in Luck, which has been written by David Milch and will be executive produced by Michael Mann.

The series is expected to premiere in late 2011 or early 2012.

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