News: Diddy Brings His Bad Boy Swag To "Entourage"
Saturday, Jun 19, 2010 9:29AM
Actor/Rapper Diddy has been selected to make a guest cameo on an upcoming episode of HBO's popular series "Entourage."
According to reports, Puff will play himself in an episode set to air this August.
Lenny Kravitz, Sean "Diddy" Combs, and Mark Wahlberg will appear in an upcoming episode of the HBO comedy Entourage, EW.com has learned. Kravitz will play himself--with Ari Gold (Jeremy Piven) serving as his agent. In the episode, "Ari's trying to trade favors," says series creator Doug Ellin. (Entertainment Weekly)
Details on Diddy's role on the episode have also been revealed.
The show's creator, Doug Ellin, told EW.com that Diddy will appear as himself alongside "Entourage" executive producer Mark Wahlberg in an episode set to air in August. "Turtle [Jerry Ferrara] is starting a business, and he's trying to get them to invest in it," Ellin explained. "He's going to a lot of people about this investment." Rocker Lenny Kravitz will also make a cameo in the star-packed episode. "Ari's trying to trade favors," Ellin revealed to EW.com of the plotline that finds Jeremy Piven's hard-driving agent wheeling and dealing as usual. "He's got to get Lenny to do a movie so someone else will do something for him." (MTV)
Last year, 50 Cent was featured on the popular HBO show.
50 looked like he was enjoying his time as he drove on the streets of Los Angeles in a white convertible Rolls Royce. The episode is set to air in August. Rapper 50 Cent was spotted filming scenes for the HBO hit "Entourage" today (June 12). He was joined on set with Jerry Ferrara, Adrian Grenier and the shows creator Doug Ellin. (The Insider)
Several big names in hip-hop have made appearances on the show.
Known for utilizing various hip-hop elements and themes throughout the show, HBO's hit series "Entourage" has made a name for itself in the rap community with numerous cameos by rappers including Kanye West, T.I. and Snoop Dogg. Both Saigon and Bow Wow have also earned recurring roles on the show. (SOHH)
Check out 50 Cent's "Entourage" cameo below: