Darren Star to Direct Lifetime Pilot

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Alicia Silverstone starrer is a workplace drama

Sex and the City” creator Darren Star has been tapped to helm Lifetime pilot “HR.”

Drama centers on human resources director Ellen Bell (Alicia Silverstone) whose outlook on life changes after a head injury.

Glenn Porter penned the pilot, with Aaron Kaplan exec producing through Kapital Entertainment. Star will also receive an exec producer credit.

Along with spearheading HBO’s “SATC,” Star created the original “90210” and penned for the CW reboot. He also created “Melrose Place.” Recently, Star exec produced ABC’s “GCB,” though the series was cancelled last year during its first run.

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