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Paula Abdul to guest star on Lifetime's 'Drop Dead Diva'

Paula Abdul has been cast in an episode on the upcoming Lifetime dramedy Drop Dead Diva. Premiering July 12, the series follows a superficialmodel who dies and comes back in the curvier body of a smart lawyer (Broadway vet Brooke Elliott). Abdul’s episode, airing in September, will feature the American Idol star as a judge who hears a case about a store that refuses to carry plus-sized clothes. Other stars lined up for guest spots on the series include Liza Minnelli, Rosie O’Donnell, and Tim Gunn.