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Five Finger Death Punch guitarist Jason Hook is delving into acting. Hook will appear in the movie Z, an upcoming film about the famed Zodiac Killer.

Hook will portray an agent from the FBI in the film. He announced the news on his Instagram page, sharing a photo of himself with the movie’s co-stars, Shane West and Leslie Bibb. In the Instagram photo’s caption, Hook stated, “What a great experience with cool people!"

In other news, Hook and Five Finger Death Punch have a ton brewing this year, mainly massive amounts of tour dates. The band will embark on a co-headlining tour with Shinedown this fall, kicking off Oct. 18 in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Hook is a loyal Gibson player. He also rocks KRK Systems studio monitors in his home studio and says they’re “They’re punchy and loud. I’ve tried many different speakers, and I find myself coming back to the KRKs because they sound right for the kind of music we’re doing.” He added that they’re “very good for rock.”

Photo credit: Anne Erickson