Selma Blair is ready to star in Heathers, however not as an precise Heather. As a substitute, Blair will merely be Heather-adjacent, co-starring within the upcoming TV adaptation of the Winona Ryder darkish comedy basic, which has simply been moved from its beginning spot at TV Land over to the Paramount Community. That’s per Deadline, which notes that Blair has been forged as “the gold-digging stepmother” of Brendan Scanlan’s character, Heather Duke. Blair introduced the half with an Instagram publish displaying her character, full with a line riffing on one from the unique movie:
Blair’s been an everyday fixture on TV lately, showing as Kris Jenner within the first season of American Crime Story, and as Charlie Sheen’s therapist/love-interest in Anger Administration (at the very least till crucial ranges of Sheen publicity despatched her operating for the hills). She joins a forged that features Grace Victoria Cox within the starring function as morally complicit good woman Veronica, and a visitor star function from Shannen Doherty, who starred as Heather Duke within the 1989 authentic.
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