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Kristie Alley TV Land Sitcom, 'Kirstie's New Show,' Ordered To Series

FILE - This March 17, 2010 file photo shows actress Kirstie Alley at the premiere for the film "The Runaways" at the Landmark
FILE - This March 17, 2010 file photo shows actress Kirstie Alley at the premiere for the film "The Runaways" at the Landmark Sunshine Theater in New York. ABC says an "All-Star" edition of the competition show will bring back 12 former rivals including Pamela Anderson, Kristie Alley, and Bristol Palin. In a break from the past, viewers can vote online for the 13th contestant from three former contestants including actors Kyle Massey and Sabrina Bryan and celebrity stylist Carson Kressley. The celebrity dance competition series returns on ABC on Sept. 24. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini, file)

Kirstie Alley is returning to scripted TV on TV Land. The cable network ordered "Kirstie's New Show," her Broadway-set comedy series previously titled "Giant Baby," to series. A fall premiere date is planned.

The new sitcom will reunite Alley with her "Cheers" co-star Rhea Perlman. "Seinfeld" veteran Michael Richards also co-stars.

Watch Alley make the announcement below:

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