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Get Ready to ‘Push It’: Jessie From the ‘Toy Boys’ Comes to Llanview

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As part of their partnership with , which allows () to “provide compelling recorded music and songs, and artist cross-promotion and integration, to a powerful new audience,” has cast Jessica “Jessie” Malkouti from in a role on “One Life to Live” as, what else, an aspiring musician.

The news was released earlier this afternoon on the official “OLTL” Twitter page, asking fans to “RT to spread the word!” The singer, who is signed with , tweeted Monday that she was “Packing for CT… About to film my television acting debut!!”

The twenty-three year Malakouti has had her songs played on ’s “The Hills” and used in on-air promotions on .  In 2010, she formed the band Jessie and the Toy Boys, featuring mannequins as her band members. Her hit single “Push It,” reached #7 on the Billboard dance chart in 2011.  She has also opened for and and is currently in the process of writing her debut album.

(Blair) was quick to welcome Malakouti to Llanview, tweeting “I look forward to working with you….” And “OLTL” Associate Producer echoed DePaiva’s comments, tweeting “Everyone welcome @JessieToyBoys to the cast of One Life to Live! She’s pretty awesome.”

“One Life to Live” debuts on Hulu, Hulu Plus, and iTunes on Monday, April 29.

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