Jesse is a friend…yeah I know he’s been a good friend of mine
Aussie Rick Springfield has been cast to play Renny, a photographer with his fiancee in an upcoming Five-0 episode. Hopefully he’ll have a little more screen time than previous popstar Nick Lachey…
Yep, the man who famously pined after ‘Jesse’s Girl,’ had ‘General Hospital’ fans swooning as Dr. Noah Drake (and his doppleganger, rockstar Eli Love) and, most recently, played an exaggerated version of himself on ‘Californication’ is now getting the cop drama treatment in paradise.
AOL TV has the exclusive details on Springfield’s ‘Five-0’ role as fashion photographer Renny, who we’ll meet in an episode set to air this spring.
Here is the official character description:
A world famous photographer, a force of nature, Renny is handsome, artistic and passionate. Renny is in Hawaii shooting a swimsuit cover alongside his model fiancé Kenza when tragedy strikes …
Update: The Battlestar Galactica connection
Rick Springfield starred as Lieutenant Zac, brother of Captain Apollo in the 1978 pilot of the original Battlestar Galactica series, who met an untimely demise.
As most of you know, Grace Park played Sharon “Boomer” Valerii (and clones) of the rebooted Battlestar Galactica.
And now you know! I will now return to my computer to research more nerdy facts.