July 27, 2016  
Home > News > TV

Serena Williams Is a Tough Lawyer in New 'Drop Dead Diva' Clip

July 6, 2012 (7:43 am) GMT
The tennis ace guest stars as an attorney who is hired by Brandy's Elisa in her sole custody fight of her son Eric against Parker.

channels her inner attorney in a new sneak peek for the upcoming episode of "". Making its way out via TV Guide, the clip gives a look at a court scene in which Parker (Josh Stamberg) takes the witness stand in a custody battle of his son Eric against Elisa ().

The professional tennis player appears as high-profile, hard-a** attorney Kelly Stevens, who is hired by Elisa to fight for sole custody of Eric. Parker, meanwhile, enlists Kim's (Kate Levering) help in the custody hearing. Judging the clip, it seems that the tension is going to be high in the court room.

The episode featuring Williams will air Sunday, July 8 at 9/8c on Lifetime.

Met on the set of the legal series, the sister of shared about her feelings being cast as a lawyer. "When I was younger, I thought I'd go back to school and be a lawyer, but I'm kind of excited I get to experience it a little bit behind the scenes. You get to feel a little powerful in your suit," she gushed.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. 'The Bachelorette: Men Tell All': Luke Reveals His Biggest Regret, Nick Challenges Chad to a Fight
  2. Kim Zolciak and Her Daughter Brielle Sport Huge Pouts After Trip to Plastic Surgeon
  3. Mariah Carey Casually Throws Shade at the Kardashians. See What She Says
  4. 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Producers Plead Guilty Over Harrison Ford's Accident
  5. Diplo Confirms Usher, Sam Hunt and Travi$ Scott Collabs for Major Lazer's New Album
  6. Lindsay Lohan Apologizes for Instagram Rant, Isn't Sure She Can Fix Relationship With Fiance
  7. AMC Renews 'Turn' for Fourth and Final Season
  8. Keshia Knight Pulliam's Husband Ed Hartwell Files for Divorce, Wants Paternity Test