Christina Applegate is making her way back to the small screen.
After a six-year hiatus from television, the 46-year-old actress has been selected to star in a new television series for Netflix entitled, Dead to Me.
The series is described as a dark comedy by executive producers Will Ferrell and Adam McKay, written by Liz Feldman.
According to Hollywood Reporter, t the half-hour series of 10 episodes will focus on a friendship between a high-ranking widow (Applegate) and a free spirit with a shocking secret. The prepared and willing widow has a dark sense of humor and an anger problem that she simply does not want to deal with.
Applegate's last role was in Up All Night on NBC, which aired from 2011 to 2012. She is best remembered for her portrayal of Kelly in Married to Children .
Rolling in Dead to Me is scheduled to begin this fall in Los Angeles.