10/22/2013 01:30 pm ET

Janeane Garofalo Joins 'The Girlfriend's Guide To Divorce' On Bravo


Janeane Garofalo is returning to TV as a supporting player in the new Bravo pilot "The Girlfriend's Guide to Divorce."

Based on the series of books by Vicki Iovine, the new Bravo pilot stars "House" veteran Lisa Edelstein as an author of self-help books who hides the fact she's separated from her husband from her fans as she she embarks on the single scene in Los Angeles.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Garofalo will play Lyla, Vicki's friend and a "legendary entertainment lawyer who is a real shark but also fiercely maternal and involved with the people she loves."

The series will be executive produced by Marti Noxon who's other producing credits include "Buffy" and "Angel."