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Original '21 Jump Street' Star Richard Grieco Filmed Secret Cameo On New '22 Jump Street' With Channing Tatum & Jonah Hill

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Jan. 3 2014, Updated 7:28 a.m. ET

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Made famous for his role as Detective Dennis Booker on 21 Jump Street with Johnny Depp, actor Richard Grieco has filmed a secret cameo spot for the new flick 22 Jump Street, RadarOnline.com has exclusively learned.

Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill starred in the 2012 movie based on the successful TV show and the followup, 22 Jump Street, is currently in post-production.

"It was so cool to see Richard back in action. He even cut his hair for the role and brought back some of his iconic swag items, which you'll see when the movie comes out," a source on the New Orleans set exclusively told Radar.

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"He seemed so stoked to be back in front of the camera with Channing and Jonah."

According to the insider, Grieco will be reprising his role of Det. Booker in the surprise appearance.

As Radar previously reported, A-lister Brad Pitt also makes a surprise cameo in the movie.

"The scene is very funny and the guys had a great time doing it," a source said.

“Brad was a great sport and the producers were thrilled that he took part.”

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