The controversial actress has signed on to play herself in an upcoming episode of Charlie Sheen's FX comedy. In the episode, which is set to air in April, Lohan will develop a romantic relationship with Sheen’s character Charlie (a non-traditional therapist specializing in anger management) after becoming his patient.
Sheen and Lohan previously worked together in "Scary Movie 5," which is also being released in April, and there were recent reports that the actor helped the young, struggling actress pay for her red carpet gown.
In more casting news ...
Shaq is heading to "Southland." On TNT’s police drama, the NBA legend will play Officer Earl Dayton, a cop who reunites with his former police academy buddy Officer John Cooper at the funeral of a notorious gangster. [Access Hollywood]
Alan Ritchson has joined "Hawaii Five-0." The "Smallville" alum will guest star on the CBS drama as Freddie, a buff, but sweet Navy SEAL who was McGarrett's best friend during his years in the military. Expect flashbacks of the struggles that brought them together. [Zap2It]
"Camp" has found its lead. Young Australian actor Tom Green has been cast to star in NBC's 10-episode summer series as Kip, "an adorable loner who likes indie rock and documentary films and hates people." [Deadline]