Former friends star Courtney Cox's new TV series DIRT, where she plays the editor-in-chief of a celebrity tabloid, has been given the go ahead. Cox's will serve as an executive producer on the show, along with husband David Arquette. DIRT will air on the FX network in the US, the first series on the male-dominated network to feature a female lead. Production on the series is expected to begin shortly in time for a premiere later this year (06).