According to The Hollywood Reporter, Shannen Doherty (90210) just inked a deal to be in the holiday-themed Hallmark Channel original movie, Growing the Big One.

In this TV movie, a woman inherits her debt-ridden family farm and then enters a pumpkin-growing contest hoping to avoid foreclosure. Later, she ends up falling in love with her partner in the contest.

The film has already started production in Vancouver and will debut in October 2010.

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