Xzibit Joins Cast Of Weekend At Bellvue
Rapper Xzibit is reportedly preparing his return to television.
X to the Z, is a part of Fox's pilot for a new medical drama titled Weekends At Bellvue, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The show is based on the memoir of psychiatrist Julie Holland M.D and centers around a doctor in charge of the weekend shift at Bellevue's psychiatric ward. Xzibit has been tapped to play the role of a character named “Chuck.”
Actors Lauren Ambrose, Janet McTeer, Eric Winter and Amber Stevens have also signed on to be a part of the new series. No date has been given for the premiere of the show.
Xzibit is no stranger to the camera. The West coast rapper turned actor has starred in several films including, 8 Mile, xXx: State of the Union, Hoodwinked, Gridiron Gang, The X-Files: I Want to Believe and Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans, as well as hosting the popular MTV series Pimp My Ride.