Instant Mom star Tia Mowry-Hardrict has been tapped for a major recurring role on Fox’s freshman drama Rosewood, which has received a full-season order. On the crime procedural starring Morris Chestnut as a private Miami pathologist, Mowry will play Cassie, a previously homeless teenage lesbian who has worked her way up to owning her own restaurant through drive and hard work. She is also Pippy’s (Gabrielle Dennis) childhood friend from a troubling and mysterious time in her past.

The Game alumna Mowry is coming off a three-season run as the lead on the Nick at Nite comedy series Instant Mom. She repped by Innovative and LINK Entertainment.