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Dead to Me: Linda Cardellini to Play Christina Applegate's New Bff

Dead to Me: Linda Cardellini to Play Christina Applegate's New Bff

Bloodline alumna Linda Cardellini is staying employed at Netflix: The Emmy-nominated actress is set to co-star in the streaming giant’s dark comedy Dead to Me, TVLine has learned.

Described as a “comedic Big Little Lies,” the project — which received a 10-episode series order in April — stars Christina Applegate as Jen, an uptight widow with a dark sense of humor and a few anger management issues. After her husband dies in a hit-and-run accident, Jen strikes up a friendship with a free spirit who harbors a shocking secret.

Cardellini will play Judy, the aforementioned free spirit, who exudes both

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