Apparently Bart's a fan...

50 Cent is to make a cameo appearance in ‘THE SIMPSONS’.

The rap superstar follows U2, Sonic Youth, 50 Cent and others who have guested on the programme.

According to press reports the episode centres around Bart, who runs off to one of his gigs without the permission of his parents Homer and Marge.

The episode, titled ’Pranksta Rap’, will air at the start of 2005.

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