Actress Miller sued by manager

Jill Littman has filed suit against Miller, who is married to Cougar Town creator Bill Lawrence, over allegations she helped the actress land a part in the show but didn’t receive the agreed compensation for her efforts.

Littman filed documents at Los Angeles County Superior Court claiming Miller violated a verbal agreement to pay her 10 per cent of her earnings from the show and is owed almost $200,000 (£125,000) in commissions, according to

Miller reportedly paid Littman for her work on the first season of Cougar Town, but Littman alleges she has not received any more money from the star.