Oscar winner, Whoopi Goldberg will become a recurring guest star on the popular NBC drama, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, starting May 7th. The Hollywood Reporter says she'll play a foster mother gone bad.

In other pilot casting news, Joey co-star Paulo Costanzo (Road Trip) has been set as a lead in CBS' untitled Tom Hertz comedy pilot.

Also, Lacey Chabert has joined the cast of Nick Lachey, Lindsay Sloan, and Chris Johnson on the CW comedy pilot She Said/He Said.