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LL Cool J has signed a deal to develop his own drama series with the US network CBS and Alchemy Entertainment.

The deal is reportedly worth an estimated seven figures. The rapper has been much in demand after a well received guest appearance on the US series ’In The House’. He has also appeared in the films ’Any Given Sunday’ and ’Last Holiday’.

As previously reported by NME.COM, LL Cool J is set to play a one off UK show at London’s Brixton Academy on October 12.

For ticket availability go to NME.COM/Gigs.