‘Diva’ readies for season two

Lifetime set June 6 for the second-season premiere of "Drop Dead Diva."Drop-dead-diva-premieres

Hourlong drama stars Brooke Elliott as a model who dies in an accident and then is reincarnated as a plus-size attorney. Margaret Cho, Jackson Hurst and Kate Levering round out the cast.

Also seen in the new season will be former "American Idol" judge Paula Abdul, a figment of the lead character’s subconscious.

First season of the skein, which is produced by Sony Pictures Television and shot in Atlanta, will air April 11-May 23.

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