Charlie Harper often behaved like a child on
The producers of
A source close to the production confirmed the deal but neither the studio nor the network would comment.
The new role attracted great attention earlier this year, when it became apparent that
Sheen himself was fired from the show after tangling publicly with his boss, executive producer
Officially, Tamblyn is being brought aboard for just five episodes, but if audiences like the character, she could stay on.
Tamblyn, now 30, rose to fame a decade ago in CBS' fantasy drama "Joan of Arcadia," about a teenager who talks to God.
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