THE WEST WING star Mary-Louise Parker is heading to TV - to play a drug dealer.

WEEDS, which will air on cable network Showtime in the middle of 2005, will feature Parker as a single mother who sells marijuana to support her family, after the sudden death of her husband leaves her as head of the suburban household.

Actress Elizabeth Perkins co-stars as a perfect Parent Teachers' Association mother.

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