Actress Tracee Ellis Ross has been reportedly tapped by BET for a new original comedy series. The 37-year-old former ‘Girlfriends’ star will produce and star in a pilot called ‘Reed Between The Lines.’

According to Eurweb, Ross will portray a Dr. Carla Reed, “a busy psychiatrist, wife, and mom struggling to balance her job, and her happy but chaotic home life.”

The actress will be co-producer to the show along with Arthur Harris. The new BET pilot was written by Kellie Griffin.

Production is scheduled to begin in Atlanta on August 11.

BET has also added Queen Latifah’s production ‘Let’s Stay Together’ and a fresh new season of ‘The Game.’

Could BET make a comeback? Will you tune into Ross’ new show?

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