is set to poke fun at her wildchild pop peers by playing a heavy-drinking young starlet in a new TV movie. The teen sensation will play a struggling star in True Confessions of a Hollywood Starlet
, which will air in 2008 on the Lifetime network.
Former child star Valerie Bertinelli
, who will play JoJo's mom in the film, says, "Here's this beautiful young starlet, who drinks too much and ends up in rehab. That's so unusual. Where did that come from?"
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