TV Roundup: Alicia Silverstone Is a ‘Clueless’ Mom

TV Roundup: Alicia Silverstone Is a ‘Clueless’ Mom
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04/21/2008 AT 12:00 AM EDT

Alicia Silverstone is set to star in the title role of ABC's sitcom pilot, Bad Mother's Handbook. Sounds like Clueless child rearing to us!

Biggest Loser trainer Bob Harper launches his online series, 5 Minute Office Workout, on MSN Monday. Twenty-two three-minute episodes will show cubicle-bound office workers how to stay fit on the job. Bench pressing copy machines is not one of them.

• British transvestite comedian Eddie Izzard -- who plays Wayne Malloy in FX's The Riches -- says that he may throw his hat into the European Union's political arena. First order of business, showing Hillary Clinton how to really work a pantsuit.

Deal or No Deal host Howie Mandel will return to his comic roots in the NBC comedy Howie Do It. The sitcom is about a suburban dad and his 26 briefcase-toting wives.

• In other Deal or No Deal news, President George W. Bush will appear on Monday's show in a taped message for contestant Capt. Joseph Kobes, a U.S. Army transportation officer who served three tours of duty in Iraq. He'll also check a couple briefcases for missing WMD. Paramount/Courtesy Everett Collection

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