Courtney Love Heading to ‘Sons of Anarchy’ for Final Season
Courtney Love is joining the cast of FX drama "Sons of Anarchy" in a recurring role for the show’s final season, which airs this fall.
The Hole singer has been tapped to play a preschool teacher for the eldest son of the show’s main character Jax, who is played by Charlie Hunnam. Love will appear in multiple episodes of season seven, beginning with episode four, according to TVLive, which exclusively revealed the news on July 8.
The upcoming role marks Love’s dramatic TV acting debut, according to TVLive, but she earned a Golden Globe nomination for her role in 1996′s “The People vs. Larry Flynt.” Love has also appeared in such films as “Man on the Moon” and “Beat.”
Love isn’t the first musical act to join the cast of “Sons of Anarchy,” which tells the story of a rogue motorcycle gang from California. Shock-rocker Marilyn Manson will play a white supremacist named Ron Tully in the upcoming season, and guitarist Dave Navarro appeared on the season’s five and six as as gang member.
Additionally, “Sons of Anarchy” actress Katey Sagal, who plays the role of Gemma, has released a handful of albums, including last year’s “Covered,” featuring songs by Joni Mitchell, Tom Petty and Jackson Browne.