DeGeneres in CBS fall lineup

By Editors

Originally published on May 16 2001 12:00 AM ET

Variety reports that the CBS will be going forward with the new Ellen DeGeneres sitcom, Ellen, Again. DeGeneres will play the part of an urban woman who moves back to her hometown. Cloris Leachman is to play the part of Ellen’s mother. The CBS fall lineup will be officially unveiled Wednesday at Carnegie Hall.