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Felicity Huffman will star in the Fox pilot Boomerang, TVGuide.com has learned.

Huffman will play Margie, the matriarch of a family of assassins who can kill and dispose of a suspected terrorist in the afternoon and then switch to wife-and-mother mode without a hitch.

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The one-hour drama will be directed by Hustle & Flow's Craig Brewster, who will also executive-produce the pilot.Huffman's previous credits include Desperate Housewives, Sports Night and Transamerica.