Updated: 22/02/2012 12:59 | By pa.press.net

Ashley Tisdale cast in comedy show

Ashley Tisdale has been cast in a new comedy series in the US.


Ashley Tisdale is being lined up for a new TV role

Ashley Tisdale is being lined up for a new TV role

Ashley Tisdale has been cast in a new comedy series in the US.

The actress and singer - who found fame as High School Musical's Sharpay Evans - has bagged the lead role of Petra in the as-yet-untitled pilot, reports Deadline.com.

The show will be based on a group of young people trying to achieve their dreams, and Ashley will play the sarcastic assistant of a vintage clothing designer, who is struggling to succeed in New York..

Ashley, 26, has been appearing on the small screen since she was a child and her television credits include Still Standing, The Hughleys and The Suite Life Of Zack And Cody.

She was most recently seen playing peppy cheerleader Savannah in comedy drama series Hellcats.

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