Paris Jackson to make her acting debut on Fox TV drama <em>Star</em>

Paris Jackson. (Photo: Greatstock/Splash)
Paris Jackson. (Photo: Greatstock/Splash)

Los Angeles — Paris Jackson is ready for her close-up.

Fox TV said on Monday that the daughter of the late Michael Jackson will make her acting debut this season on the drama series Star.

Paris Jackson will play an intimidating social media guru, Rachel, who has an impact on the show's lead characters.

The 18-year-old Jackson was born to the pop star and then-wife Debbie Rowe.

Star, from Empire creator Lee Daniels, is set in the music industry and features Queen Latifah as a surrogate mom to aspiring young singers.

See the trailer here:

A date for the episode with Paris Jackson wasn't announced.

Catch Star Mondays at 21:00 on FOX Life (DStv 126).