Ryan Lochte to Play Himself on 90210

by at . Comments

Someone at 90210 is locked in to the pop culture summer scene.

With musical sensation Carly Rae Jepsen set to perform on the Season 5 premiere, TV Line now reports that Gold Medalist Ryan Lochte has also landed a role on The CW drama.

The swimmer will appear as himself on an upcoming fall episode, running into Max and Naomi at a resort where the couple is working on its relationship.

Swimmer

Lochte is locked in on turning his exploits in the London pool into various gigs on the small screen. He has talked openly about competing on Dancing with the Stars or even becoming the next Bachelor.

90210, meanwhile, returns on October 8 and will feature another guest star that actually has us more excited than this Olympian: former Secret Circle actress Jessica Parker Kennedy. She will appear on multiple Season 5 episodes.

Matt Richenthal is the Editor in Chief of TV Fanatic. Follow him on Twitter and on Google+.

Tags: ,
Like Us On Facebook

Want more 90210?

Sign up for our daily newsletter and receive the latest tv news delivered to your inbox for free!

More From TV Fanatic

Marnie-at-work

Allison Williams Lands Lead in Peter Pan Live!

Allison Williams will headline Peter Pan Live. This special will air on NBC in December.
Claire-holt-for-the-originals

Claire Holt Cast as Series Regular on Aquarius

Claire Holt is moving on from The Originals. She has been cast on NBC's
Mark-valley-on-harrys-law

Mark Valley to Recur on CSI Season 15

Mark Valley has landed a role on CSI Season 15. Might romance be in his future?
Krysten-ritter-on-abc

Krysten Ritter to Guest Star on The Blacklist Season 2

Krysten Ritter will appear on The Blacklist Season 2. Read on for exclusive casting details.

Brent

wow the people behind 90210 definitely got on him fast lol

Neezd

i don't even care about how HOT his body is. but i think he should just focus on his swimming career.

Aries93

We've all got to start somewhere in acting I guess.

Avatar

I will watch this episode just to see Lochte....jeah!

Avatar

BAd move, Ryan. He really letting the fame get to his head and I as swim fan am very disappointed in him, his ass needs to start thinking about 2016, now that Phelps is gone as Ryan disappointed after the 400 IM.

Saad-khan

I would love to see em with Silver see for a second... their cute dimples match