October 02, 2008 02:57:36 GMT
Nickelodeon confirmed to People that the American Idol runner-up will have a cameo in the sitcom for a next spring's episode.
Kick starting from "American Idol", David Archuleta lands himself in the acting world. The runner-up for season seven of the singing talent show will make his acting debut on Nickelodeon's "iCarly", People reports.
He will be featured in an episode titled "iRicked the Vote", playing himself. His role is not far from his real life story for he will be a contestant of an Idol-style show named "America Sings". He will garner a huge vote, thanks to Carly Shay (Miranda Crossgrove) who helps him with her iCarly webcast.
"iCarly" which tells the story of a video blog run by the main character, has begun its second season on Saturday, September 27. The episode with Archuleta on, will be aired next spring. Previously, the show had also invited rock band Plain White T's to make a cameo on the first season.
Meanwhile, Archuleta is also in the middle of promoting his debut single "Crush" which will appear on his self-titled debut album, due for release on November 11.