Teen mom/ Sarah Palin’s daughter Bristol Palin will make her acting debut by playing herself on an upcoming episode of The Secret Life of the American Teenager, ABC Family announced.
Bristol will befriend series protagonist Amy [Shailene Woodley] as a member of a music program for teen mothers on an episode expected to air when the series returns for its third season this summer.
Bristol said: ‘I am thrilled to be on this show and to be a part of a program that educates teens and young adults about the consequences of teen pregnancy.’ Executive producer Brenda Hampton said:
‘Bristol Palin is the most famous teenage mother in America. We’re thrilled to have her join us, and I think she will bring additional attention to the issues facing teen parents that we’ve been exploring for a couple of seasons now.’ Secret Life airs Mondays at 8 PM.