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Jill Biden to guest star on 'Army Wives'

Jill Biden, wife of Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Joe Biden, D-Del., applauds as her husband is introduced at the Pennsylvania delegation breakfast Thursday, Aug. 28, 2008 in Denver. (Ted S. Warren)

June 23, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
Lifetime network says wife of Vice President Joe Biden will guest star in a future episode of "Army Wives."According to the network, Jill Biden will make a guest appearance on the military show to raise awareness of the contributions by U.S. men and women in uniform as well as their families.

Biden is set to appear in the episode, titled "Mud, Sweat and Tears." She visits the show's Fort Marshall to kick off the annual Fun Run, and while there meets with military spouses.

A number of real Army wives will be featured in the episode, which is scheduled to air Aug. 15.

"Army Wives" stars Catherine Bell and Kim Delaney.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.