BET announced today that it plans to debut a new series that will showcase celebrities playing pranks on their fans. The new series titled "Played By Fame" will follow fans as they think they will be spending the day with their favorite artist, only to be pranked the entire time.
Ludacris along with Young Buck, E-40 and Fonzworth Bentley are the rappers currently set to join the case. Other artists that will appear on the show include producer Jazze Pha, comedian Charlie Murphy, actor Kevin Hart, video vixen Mellyssa Ford, singer Bobby Brown and R&B crooner Mario. The new show will hit the small screen on January 30th at 10 p.m.
In related news, Ludacris recently teamed up with Monster Cable to release a HD surround sound version of his new album, Theater of the Mind. The new HD disc will reportedly make the listener feel like they are in the studio with Ludacris.