New York: Rapper Snoop Dogg who is good friends with theatre director Richard Kimmel has been collaborating on a movie project, in which Snoop plays the owner of a hot nightclub'.

The 'Sensual Seduction' hitmaker has appeared in movies 'Starsky & Hutch' as Huggy Bear and 'Bruno' as himself.
 
It is not the first time the 39-year-old hip hop star has wanted to appear on screen, as he once said he would like to land a role in US TV series 'True Blood'.

"I love that show. I wish I could be on it. I'd be a hell of a vampire, don't you think? So what's happenin'? 'True Blood', get at me - Snoop Dogg wants to be a vampire," he said.

He has also starred in his own TV show 'Snoop Dogg's Father Hood' and played himself in 'Entourage' and 'Weeds'.

(Agencies)