Bruce Springsteen to Make Acting Debut on Netflix's 'Lilyhammer'

Bruce Springsteen and E Street Band perform at the 2014 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony
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April 10: Bruce Springsteen and inductee Steven Van Zandt perform with the E Street Band at the 29th Annual Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony.

Bruce Springsteen will make his acting debut on the next season of Netflix's original series Lilyhammer. The show, which is headed into its third season, stars Springsteen's E Street Band guitarist and mandolin player Steven Van Zandt as a former mobster relocated to Norway by the Federal Witness Protection Program after testifying against his mafia cohorts.

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Springsteen will join the show for a guest appearance as a mortuary owner, reports Deadline Hollywood. As well, Van Zandt’s Sopranos co-star Tony Sirico is said to be joining on with a recurring role as a priest. 

This mark's Springsteen's true acting debut. (Though he appeared in High Fidelity, he played himself. And this recent 10-minute short film music video doesn't really count either.) 

Regardless, here's Springsteen in High Fidelity: