Suits: Michael Phelps Filming Guest Spot On USA Drama

Michael Phelps is heading to “Suits.”

Just weeks after actor Patrick J. Adams (who plays Mike Ross) posted photos of life-size Phelps cutouts on the “Suits” set (via his Instagram), Access Hollywood has learned the Olympic champ is currently in Toronto where he is filming a cameo for the show.

Phelps, a fan of the USA Network series, is playing himself for the mid-season premiere, set to air in 2014.

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Gabriel Macht’s Harvey Specter has an impressive list of clients, including athletes, but not Phelps.

In the episode, Harvey will come face to face with Phelps, someone he wanted as a client.

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It’s assumed Abigail Spencer will be back in time for the episode, reprising her role as Scottie, as her character features into the storyline.

Back in June, Gabriel told a group of reporters, including Access, he was hoping to see a real star athlete on the show.

“I would love to see one of these athletes come on and be on our show or just like, I get out of a car and Michael Jordan’s getting into a car and he’s like, ‘Hey Harvey, what’s up?’” Gabriel said at the time. “I would love to see that happen.”

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Looks like he is getting part of that wish fulfilled.

“Suits” continues its third season on Tuesday nights at 10 PM on USA.

-- Jolie Lash

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