Shannen Doherty And Sarah Jessica Parker Return To The Small Screen
Posted on Mon Jul 21, 2008 11:48 AM PDT

Sarah Jessica Parker SDOHERTY052003_03_X17.jpg LOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - The CW announced on July 19 that Shannen Doherty will return to the new 90210. Doherty will reprise her role as Brenda Walsh for several episodes, and she'll play a guest director for West Beverly Hills High School's musical, according to Newsday.

Other original characters who have already signed on include Jennie Garth, who plays school counselor Kelly Taylor, and Tori Spelling, who plays good girl Donna Martin.

In other television news, Bravo has picked up Sarah Jessica Parker's reality television art competition show, called American Artist, from Parker's Pretty Matches production company and producers Magical Elves, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Dan Cutforth and Jane Lipsitz of Magical Elves describe the show as a "Project Runway-style competition series" where aspiring artists compete to produce various styles of artwork (such as painting and sculpting), which is then judged by a panel of experts.