Jaime Pressly

Jaime Pressly pleaded not guilty to two misdemeanor counts of driving under the influence, People reports.

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In January, Pressly was pulled over in Santa Monica, Calif., and was taken into custody after police performed a field sobriety test. On Tuesday, the 33-year-old actress was formally charged with driving under the influence with a blood alcohol content of .08 or higher at that time.

A lawyer appeared Friday in a Santa Monica court on Pressly's behalf to make the plea. Her next hearing is scheduled for March 18.

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Pressly, who starred in NBC's My Name is Earl, recently filed for divorce from husband Simran Sigh, citing irreconcilable differences.