‘Superstore’ Season 5: Justina Machado is the new District Director
Justina Machado will be moonlit at Cloud 9 this fall. the One day at a time star is set to happen again in season 5 of Hypermarket, TVLine learned exclusively.
Machado will play new District Manager Maya, with whom Amy shares “a surprising connection,” according to co-showrunner Gabe Miller. “She makes Amy start thinking about her own future in a way that also forces Jonah and Amy to think about where they are from and what they want.”
The cast doubles as a Ugly Betty reunion: Machado played Betty’s cousin Clara in two episodes of the ABC comedy-drama. she will do it Hypermarket debut on this year’s Halloween episode, “Trick-or-Treat,” which airs Thursday, October 31.
During this time, Saturday Night LiveHeidi Gardner has been chosen to play Dina’s nemesis, Colleen. She moved to store 1217 after Cloud 9’s location in Bel-Ridge closed – and Dina is not happy about it. “Garrett still tries to get out of the doghouse with Dina after leaving his birds [escape]», Teases his colleague EP Jonathan Green. “He sees an opportunity to get over her if he makes sure Colleen doesn’t work there for long.”
The Gardner episode, which was written by series star Colton Dunn, is scheduled for Thursday, October 10.
Hypermarket returns Thursday, September 26 at 8-7 a.m. on NBC. Waiting for, click on the comments with your reactions to the two new Cloud 9 hires.