Report: Russell Wilson to appear in 'Entourage' movie

Russell Wilson found his way onto Jeremy Piven's Instagram. (Instagram)
Russell Wilson found his way onto Jeremy Piven's Instagram. (Instagram)

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Way back in August 2012, before we all knew just how good Russell Wilson would be in the NFL, the then-rookie said that he celebrated the news that he had just won the Seahawks' starting quarterbacks job by watching Entourage.

"[It's] my favorite show," he said at the time," via SeattlePI.com.

Now, fresh off a Super Bowl victory, Wilson will make a cameo in the Entourage movie, according to SI.com's Extra Mustard.

Jeremy Piven, who plays ruthless Hollywood agent Ari Gold (loosely based on CBSSports.com's Pete Prisco), posted this photo to his Instagram:

(If you're wondering, that's actor/rapper Kid Cudi on the left. He's going to be Ari's new assistant, which hopefully portends good things for Lloyd's professional hopes and dreams.)

Wilson isn't the first NFL player to show up on Entourage. Tom Brady made an appearance in Season 6 (NSFW warning), and Cowboys owner Jerry Jones graced the screen a season later.

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Ryan Wilson has been an NFL writer for CBS Sports since June 2011, and he's covered five Super Bowls in that time. Ryan previously worked at AOL's FanHouse from start to finish, and Football Outsiders... Full Bio

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