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Christina Applegate Set to Star in ABC's "Sam I Am"

March 13, 2007 (7:17 am) GMT
Christina Applegate is returning to series television as the star of ABC's comedy pilot "Sam I Am."

has secured another TV role as she's been tapped to star in ABC's "Sam I Am."

A comedy pilot, "Sam I Am" centers on a woman (Applegate) who wakes up from a coma with amnesia and has to rediscover her life.

Also joining the cast is Emmy winning actress who's been billed to play her self-absorbed mother. was earlier cast as the amnesiac's best friend.

Irish novelist Cecelia Ahern is in hand helping to conceive the story for the pilot.

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