Singer Sting is set to guest-star on U.S. Tv series The Michael J. Fox Show.

The former Police frontman will play himself in a Christmas-themed episode premiering later this year (13), according to TvLine.com.

The episode will be shot in New York this week (begs06Oct13), but no details have been released about the storyline.

The British singer has previously made cameos in Tv shows such as Ally MCBeal, The Vicar of Dibley and Life’s Too Short.