Jennifer Love Hewitt is returning to TV. The 32 year-old actress will play Samantha Horton a Texas housewife -turned-stripper in a TV version of Lifetime's 2010 movie, The Client List.
By prepping the role, she took pole-dancing lessons according to Entertainment Tonight via Us, she said her mom was very supportive of her new lead.
"My mom's like, 'I'm so proud. You're pole dancing and you're going to play a prostitute. Awesome!'". "It's like, 'Yeah, what you always dreamed about, mama!' But you know, it's a great part."
The series is set to start airing in 2012.