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Alicia Silverstone Lands ABC Pilot

(FROM HOLLYWOOD REPORTER) – Alicia Silverstone will star in ABC's upcoming comedy pilot Bad Mother's Handbook. She plays a 32-year-old woman who has to juggle taking care of her 16-year-old daughter and 48-year-old mother. Alia Shawkat (who played Maeby on Arrested Development) has been cast as the daughter. Silverstone previously appeared on the small screen for 2003's NBC dramedy Miss Match, which earned her a Golden Globe nomination. The actress recently starred in the David Mamet play Speed the Plow at the Geffen Playhouse. She next appears in Bart Got a Room, which will premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival. (Hollywood Reporter)

Originally posted Apr 21, 2008