"She is a fan of my book which is a really nice thing. She wrote me a nice note about it," the Is Everybody Hanging Out Without Me? author, 33, said of Witherspoon, 36. "We want to work together; we're just trying to think of a good project."
In its first season alone, The Mindy Project has welcomed guest actors Bill Hader, Seth Meyers, Ed Helms and Mark Duplass, in addition to NBA player Amar'e Stoudemire. Seth Rogen is slated to play Kaling's character's childhood crush in a future episode.