Press Trust of India Wednesday, July 07, 2010 (Los Angeles)
Oscar-winning Spanish actor Javier Bardem has signed up for a cameo role in hit TV show Glee.
The Vicky Christina Barcelona star, who is dating actress Penelope Cruz, has confirmed that he will play a rocker who befriends Kevin McHale’s character Artie Abrams in an upcoming episode of the programme, reported Entertainment Weekly.
“We’re going to rock the house! We’re going to do some heavy metal, Spanish heavy metal, which is the worst,” said Bardem.
The news comes as actress Katie Holmes’ representative dismissed reports she is set to join the cast, branding the rumours “not true”.
Other celebrities who have already made guest appearances on the show include Olivia Newton-John, rapper Eve, Josh Groban and Neil Patrick Harris.
Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe recently said that he to wants a role in Glee.