Friday, January 28th, 2011 at 8:26 am
Diddy is really trying to get his hands on everything from music and alcohol to the movies, now he`s about invade your TV.
ccording to reports, Diddy will portray the role of a law enforcement employee.
In his first action role, the rapper and music producer will play detective Reggie Williams, who is in Honolulu on a solo mission to hunt for the men responsible for a crime against his family. His quest for justice collides with the “Five-O” team. CBS said Combs will undergo weapons instruction and training with a Navy S.E.A.L. to prepare for the role. Several of his hit songs will be featured throughout the episode, which will air sometime later this spring. (Billboard)
Reportedly, a portion of Diddy’s music catalogue will also be featured during the episode.
The network said Wednesday that several of Combs’ hit songs will be featured on the episode, slated to air this spring. Combs’ other acting credits include “Monster’s Ball” and an Emmy-nominated performance in “A Raisin in the Sun”. “Hawaii Five-O” stars Alex O’Loughlin and Scott Caan. It regularly airs Mondays at 10 p.m. EST. (WLTX News)
Yesterday, the producer/actor confirmed his starring role via Twitter.
“I’m pumped for hawaii 5 0 let’s go Shane!!! … Lets go Hawaii 5.0! –> http://diddy.it/eVHJ9C” (Diddy’s Twitter)