Beverly Hills, 90210 Update: Lori Loughlin Joins Cast
04/28/2008 AT 12:00 AM EDT
PEOPLE has confirmed that Lori Loughlin (Full House, Summerland) is slated to play Celia Mills, wife of Beverly Hills High's new principal, and mother to Annie, a role that Hilary Duff was reportedly approached to play.
TV Guide first reported the news.
She'll also join two younger costars, Dustin Milligan and Nip/Tuck's AnnaLynne McCord on the show.
Your move, Jennie Garth. Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic