Cedric the Entertainer is set to star in a spin-off of Hot in Cleveland for TV Land.

The comedian will play a minister in a role that will first be introduced on Hot in Cleveland's upcoming new season, which is set to air this summer.

Cedric the Entertainer will co-write the pilot script with Hot in Cleveland creator/executive producer Suzanne Martin.

Hot in Cleveland will return with all-new episodes on June 15th. Cedric the Entertainer will be appearing in multiple episodes.

B. Alan Orange