Loretta Devine goes "Legally Mad" at NBC

Fri Feb 6, 2009 2:55am EST

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LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Actress Loretta Devine, who co-starred on David E. Kelley's "Boston Public" has reunited with the producer for "Legally Mad," his new NBC comedy-drama.

The pilot centers on Brady Hamm (Charity Wakefield), a twentysomething woman who takes a job at a law firm run by her father (Hugh Bonneville).

Devine will play Jeanette, an attorney at the firm who's constantly on the verge of a nervous breakdown.

Devine most recently appeared on "Eli Stone." In addition to her role on "Boston Public," she had guest appearances on Kelley's "Ally McBeal" and "Boston Legal."

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