American professional tennis player Serena Williams to join Lifetime’s Drop Dead Diva Cast. While on the comedy she will play family lawyer Kelly Stevens who will represent Elisa Shayne (Brandy) in a custody battle against ex-boyfriend Jay Parker (Josh Stamberg) in the upcoming fourth season, reports Entertainment Weekly.
The show’s creator and executive producer Josh Berman revealed:
“I had heard that Serena was a fan of the show, so I reached out to her directly.
“The writers developed this part specifically for her. I can’t wait to watch Serena serve it up on our set.”