Pratt's character is an unemployed musician who has an unfortunately accident at an abandoned construction site.
Turning the site into a park becomes a crusade for Poehler's Leslie Knope, a mid-level bureaucrat in the Parks and Recreation Department of Pawnee, Indiana.
Created by Greg Daniels and Michael Schur, "Parks and Recreation" is expected to begin production next week, with an April 9 premiere date in the cards.
Best known as Bright Abbot from The WB's "Everwood," Pratt also appeared on the final season of "The O.C." as Che. Pratt's feature credits include "Wanted" and "Bride Wars."
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