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Rita Wilson Will Play Marnie’s Mom on Girls

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 06: Rita Wilson attends "The Conversation Launch Celebration at DVF Studio on May 6, 2012 in New York City.  (Photo by Brad Barket/Getty Images)

In a case of eerily dead-on parent–child casting, Rita Wilson will play Allison Williams's mother on the second season of Girls, according to Hollywood.com. We've seen a lot of Hannah's parents — yep, that's a nudity joke — but not much of everyone else's, so, hurrah for backstories. One does wonder what sort of nurturing produced a guy like Adam.

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