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Coldplay Go Yellow for 'The Simpsons'

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Jul 27, 2009 | 12:16pm EDT

British rockers Coldplay have signed up to appear in hit animated show The Simpsons.

The cartoon series regularly features star guests and has seen cameos from high-profile acts including Michael Jackson, the Rolling Stones, Green DayAerosmith and U2.

And now the “Yellow” hitmakers are set to join the yellow cast for a one-off episode, in which comedic patriarch Homer Simpson wins the lottery and hires the band to perform a private show for his family.

Late singer Eartha Kitt will also appear in the upcoming 21st season of the show -- she filmed her appearance before her death last year. The new episodes are due to air in September.

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