September 26, 2016  

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.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. James Corden, Rose Byrne, Daisy Ridley Tapped for Peter Rabbit Movie
  2. Tom Hanks Crashes Wedding Photo Shoot at Central Park
  3. Lil Wayne Officiated Same-Sex Wedding in Prison, Found Out Drake Slept With His Girlfriend
  4. Amy Schumer Snogs Ben Hanisch on Kiss Cam During Mets Game
  5. Oh Boy! Harry Styles Rocks Three Different Looks for Another Man Magazine
  6. Taylor Lautner Says Britney Spears Tried to Set Him Up With Her Sister Jamie Lynn
  7. Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Do Have a Pre-Nup. So, Who's the Big Winner?
  8. 'Thor: Ragnarok': 'Jurassic Park' Star Sam Neill Reveals His Secret Role