The Client List, Cybill Shepherd and Jennifer Love Hewitt

Cybill Shepherd has signed on to star in Lifetime's drama series adaptation of The Client List, Deadline reports.

In the original TV movie and upcoming series, Jennifer Love Hewitt plays Riley, a Texas housewife who's deserted by her husband and subsequently launches a massage parlor that offers sex healing in addition to therapeutic massages. Shepherd will reprise her role as Riley's mother, Lynette.

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This is Shepherd's first series regular role since starring in the '90s sitcom Cybill. The 61-year-old actress has since guest-starred on Psych, Eastwick and The L Word.