An actress known for her role on the NBC comedy series "My Name Is Earl" will play the title character in the TV Land pilot "Jennifer Falls." TheWrap.com reports that the role will be played by Jaime Pressly.
Pressly will play Jennifer Doyle in the comedy pilot, which is from executive producer Matthew Carlson of "The Wonder Years," the piece notes.
The network describes the character as "a career woman and mother who must move back in with her own mom after being let go from her high-powered, six-figure salary job. With her teenage daughter in tow, Jennifer has to face her new life, trying to reconnect with old friends in her hometown and making ends meet as a waitress in her brother’s bar."