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Lily Tomlin has signed on to play Reba‘s mother in the ABC comedy pilot Malibu Country.  According to The Hollywood Reporter, Reba will play a woman who divorces her cheating, rock star husband and moves her mother and three kids from Nashville to Malibu.

Reba and company will shoot the Malibu Country pilot in April.  She posted a message on Facebook saying,”Can’t wait! I’m such a huge fan of Lily’s!!! Whoohoooo!!!”

Reba starred in the long running sitcom Reba on the WB and then the CW.  Lily Tomlin has appeared on Damages, Will & Grace, The West Wing and Murphy Brown over the years.

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