Kristen Wiig's "Arrested Development" role revealed

Actress Kristen Wiig attends the 15th annual Costume Designers Guild Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Feb. 19, 2013, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Jason Merritt/Getty Images for CDG

Earlier this week, it was revealed that Kristen Wiig and Seth Rogen will appear as guest stars on the new season of "Arrested Development."

Now, New York magazine's Vulture blog has learned what role the "Bridesmaids" star will play on the cult-favorite comedy (Warning: Stop reading now if you don't want to be spoiled).

According to the site, Wiig is playing a young Lucille Bluth (Jessica Walter), the winking, drinking, scheming matriarch of the Bluth family.

All 14 episodes of the upcoming "Arrested Development" season will premiere on the same (still undisclosed) premiere date in May.

Tell us: Are you excited for new episodes of "Arrested Development"?

  • Jessica Derschowitz

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