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Published on Feb 20, 2013
 

Michael Jackson's teenage son lands US television gig

 
 

LOS ANGELES (REUTERS) - The teenage son of late pop star Michael Jackson has signed up to be a correspondent for the Entertainment Tonight television show, following in the footsteps of his show business family.

Prince Jackson, 16, was to debut on Entertainment Tonight on Tuesday, interviewing actors James Franco, Zach Braff and director Sam Raimi as they promote their upcoming film Oz the Great and Powerful, the program said.

Prince, who was born Michael Joseph Jackson Jr, is the oldest of Michael Jackson's three children.

Jackson told the syndicated tabloid news show that he wants to eventually get into the film business.