By James Hibberd
Updated February 03, 2012 at 09:04 PM EST

Selma Blair (Kath & Kim) has landed the female lead role in Charlie Sheen’s new FX comedy Anger Management.

She plays Kate, who’s described as Charlie’s best friend with benefits. She’s a fellow therapist who helps Charlie control his anger and uses radical approaches with patients.

In the show, Sheen plays a therapist with a complicated life, including an ex-wife (Shawnee Smith) and 13-year-old obsessive-compulsive daughter. Anger Management has received a 10-episode initial order from the network, and doesn’t yet have a premiere date.

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