New Girl cameo for singer Prince
Prince is set to appear in TV comedy New Girl.
The US musician will make his cameo in the Super Bowl episode on February 2 of the Channel 4 comedy, where he would play himself, reported Idolator.
The Purple Rain star, who is a big fan of the show and approached Fox bosses to see if he could make a cameo a while ago, will reportedly come in between Jess, played by Zooey Deschanel, and her boyfriend Nick (Jake Johnson), sources told E! News.
It would mark Prince's first-ever appearance on a TV show.
Previous celebrities who have appeared on New Girl include Taylor Swift, Damon Wayans Jr and Taye Diggs.
Prince, who was born Prince Rogers Nelson, has been unveiling some new tracks online through his 3rdEyeGirl website and Twitter.
The 55-year-old, who embarked on a theatre tour in North America, collaborated with Janelle Monae, duetting with the singer on the song, Givin Em What They Love.