Kris Humphries lands acting role

Updated: Sep 25, 2013, 11:45 AM IST

Los Angeles: Reality TV star Kim Kardashian`s ex-husband Kris Humphries guest stars on a new episode of `The Mindy Project`.

Humphries, 28, whose divorce from the `Keeping Up with the Kardashians` star was finalised in May after a 19-month battle, plays himself and indirectly pokes fun at his single status as a new member of the `Getting Over It` gang on the Fox show, reported Us magazine.

"You`re always nervous where people are really talented and you don`t do this really, but as time went on, just being out there and messing around with the guys... I loosened up a little bit and ended up having a good time," he said.

A preview of the episode shows that the NBA player joining the gang alongside Danny, played by Chris Messina, Tom, played by Bill Hader, and a few other single guys, and chanting with them in a circle during a meeting.

"Just because we don`t have wives doesn`t mean we don`t have lives. Single and cool, single and cool, single and cool, yes!," he said.