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Jamie Lee Curtis Joins CBS’s New Drama Pilot

Curtis will play a physician and the mother of quadruplets who grew up on a reality show

Jamie Lee Curtis has just gained four kids. On television, anyway.

Curtis has joined CBS’s untitled drama pilot from David Marshall Grant (“Brothers & Sisters”), a soapy medical show centered around quadruplets – three brothers and a sister – who grew up on a reality show.

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Curtis will play Caroline, the siblings’ mother, a dynamic and distinguished physician who runs a hospital. The show marks Curtis’ first starring role on a TV show since 1989, when she appeared as a series regular on ABC’s sitcom “Anything But Love.”

Grant is writing and executive producing, with Sarah Timberman, Carl Beverly, Arik Kneller, Avi Armoza, Tariq Jalil, David Garrett, Yona Wiesenthal, Eilon Ratzkovsky, Givora Yaholom and Oren Jakobi also executive producing.

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CBS Television Studios is producing the pilot.