Jon's Television Debut!
|Jon Bon Jovi Joins "Ally McBeal' For Nine Episodes
From bonjovi.com mailing:
Music superstar and feature film actor Jon Bon Jovi ("U 571", "Pay It Forward") will join the cast of ALLY McBEAL for nine episodes, it was announced by David E. Kelley, creator/executive producer of the series.
For his first television role, Bon Jovi will start filming in early November and his episodes will begin airing in January 2002. Information on his character will be announced at a later date.
"I'm excited that Jon has decided to join our cast this year. We have been trying to bring him on board for some time, and we're finally able to make it work out for everyone," said Kelley. "We are thrilled that Jon has chosen ALLY McBEAL as his episodic television debut."
"I know a little about acting and a lot about love," said Bon Jovi. "This is an exciting challenge for me. I'm looking foward to working with Calista Flockhart and the entire cast. And I'm grateful that David Kelley has faith in my contributing to the show."
ALLY McBEAL makes its fifth season premiere on Monday, October 29 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. The series is produced by David E. Kelley Productions, in association with Twentieth Television.
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