Check out a promo for the latest episode of Fox comedy New Girl, which sees Schmidt meet his match.

The episode sees Zoe Lister-Jones make her debut as City Councilwoman Fawn Moscato.

Schmidt (Max Greenfield) attempts to use his charm to convince Moscato to halt night construction in his neighbourhood, but it doesn't go to plan.

Lister-Jones will have a recurring role in the second half of New Girls' fourth season.