Yvette Nicole Brown has been tapped to star in the new ABC comedy Most Likely To.

The series will follow Liz Cooney, a woman who, in high school, had everything, and her fellow classmate Markie McQueen, who had nothing. After twenty years, the two reunite as single mothers who live under the same roof.

Brown is set to play Markie McQueen – a “radiant and warm, quietly confident,” successful salon owner who becomes insecure when reunited with her high school bully.

Brown recently starred in the ABC series The Mayor.  Before her most recent role, she had an extensive history with Community, playing the ever-popular Shirley Bennett for six seasons on the NBC/Yahoo cult comedy hit. She has TV credits such as The War At HomeMalcolm in the MiddleThat’s So RavenDrake & Josh, and The Office (US). She currently portrays Dani on The Odd Couple.