‘Bachelor’ Star Nick Viall to Make Acting Debut Opposite Minnie Driver
The Bachelor’s Nick Viall is returning to ABC, and this time, the 37-year-old hunk is making his primetime acting debut!
The reality star has been confirmed for a guest stint opposite Minnie Driver on Speechless, a sitcom centered on a family, whose son is navigating high school while suffering from cerebral palsy.
“Nick will play a hunky B-movie actor who takes his craft way too seriously,” the network told People. “After befriending JJ (Micah Fowler) on a set, ‘Tyson’ summons all his powers for the performance of a lifetime, deceiving Maya and Jimmy to get JJ out of hot water.”
The episode will reportedly shoot next week and air in November.
EXCLUSIVE: Former 'Bachelor' Nick Viall Taking Acting Classes Again
The news comes after ET learned that the Milwaukee native resumed acting classes in July.
According to a source, Viall enrolled in a four to six-week intensive acting course, with a weekly class to learn acting basics before moving into comedy training.
The classes were at the same Los Angeles studio where Viall took classes prior to filming The Bachelor.
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