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Drop Dead Diva is breaking out the Brandy.

TV's former Moesha will guest-star as a sexy nurse on the Sunday, Sept. 4 episode of Drop Dead Diva for a multi-episode arc that may stretch into next season, and TVGuide.com has the exclusive first look.

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Brandy's character is an old flame of Parker (Josh Stamberg) and seeks out his legal advice when her father's life insurance company refuses to pay out his policy.

"I've been a huge fan of Brandy from her earliest days in television," creator Josh Berman tells TVGuide.com. "When we met to discuss her role on Diva, she was so warm and kind. I was thrilled to discover that she had actually watched every episode of the series and is a huge fan. I'm excited for the viewers to see Brandy's arc."

Brandy, who was also a Dancing with the Stars finalist, will kick off her acting comeback this season with the Diva role and then will recur on the upcoming season of 90210 this fall.

Drop Dead Diva airs Sundays at 9/8c on Lifetime, with this week's episode marking Millionaire Matchmaker Patti Stanger's acting debut.