Locklear will play a Seattle real estate agent who becomes paranoid, delusional and violent as her marriage collapses and secrets about her past start to emerge.
Joyce Heft Brotman wrote the screenplay, while Jeff Renfroe is directing and Anne Carlucci (“You Belong to Me”) is exec producer.
Locklear is a regular on Lifetime, having starred in the cabler’s made-for-TV movie “Flirting with 40,” as well as “Angels Fall.” Both were ratings winners for the channel.
Locklear’s other TV credits include “Melrose Place,” “Spin City” and “Dynasty,” while she also appeared in the features “The Perfect Man” and “Uptown Girls.”
“He Loves Me” will shoot next month in Vancouver.