Luke Perry (search) of "Beverly Hills 90210" (search) is returning to series television in NBC's "Windfall," about 20 friends who share in a multimillion-dollar lottery jackpot and the problems of instant wealth.

The show, which also stars Jason Gedrick (search) ("Boomtown"), Sarah Wynter (search) ("24") and D.J. Cotrona (search) ("Skin"), is set for the 2005-06 midseason, the network said Thursday.

According to the network, the winners who split $386 million find their "initial ecstasy tempered by the thorny, romantic and social complications caused by instant wealth."