The comedy stars Amanda Peet as a recently divorced single mother who falls for the contractor she hires to refurbish her kitchen.
According to TV Line, Walton has now signed up to play the contractor.
Walton is currently starring in Perfect Couples and his role in Bent is thought to be in second position. His Couples co-star Kyle Bornheimer also recently booked a pilot when he signed up to join the cast of Fox's Council Of Dads.
Walton has previously appeared in shows including 100 Questions, Quarterlife and Heist.