Teri Polo, best known for playing Ben Stiller's wife in the Meet the Parents movies, has signed on to star in Legacy of Fear, a TV movie for Lifetime.
She will play a detective in pursuit of a serial killer who 30 years earlier murdered her mother before her eyes. Also cast in the film is Zachary Bennett. The film is shooting in Montreal.
Polo, who disrobed for Playboy last year, most recently had a recurring role on The West Wing. On the big screen, Polo will next be seen in Full of It, which opens next year.