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Anne Heche has been tapped to star in NBC's new comedy Save Me, Deadline reports.

The Men in Trees and Hung star will play a woman who starts to believe that she is channeling God after she has an accident. Heche will also serve as a producer on the project, which is executive-produced by John Scott Shepherd, Neal Moritz, Vivian Cannon and Scott Winant.

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Save Me was green-lit in September based on the condition of who would eventually be cast and was originally developed for Showtime before moving to NBC.