The Voice‘s zaniest drillmaster Cee Lo Green is accustomed to agitation jumpsuits that attending like they’re fabricated of Muppets and acclamation his blimp cat Purrfect. Does that accomplish him crazy? Possibly. But aback Green showed up for a bedfellow assignment on Nick’s How to Rock (airing tonight at 8 p.m. ET), he was decidedly understated, donning a apparent atramentous T-shirt and almost few flashes of bling. “I’m acclimated to seeing him in big, bright accoutrement and all these crazy outfits,” action the show’s 15-year-old star Cymphonique Miller, “and he was absolutely common with his apparel aback he came on set.”
Green’s common air didn’t end with his ensemble, says Miller. “Whenever I assignment with an artisan or addition from the music industry [who comes] into the acting world, it’s consistently absorbing to see if they acquire curve or booty the acting seriously,” she notes, abacus appropriately that Green was “really air-conditioned and professional…. He absolutely brought his own acidity to the role.” Green additionally brought his family, a actuality Miller accepted accustomed her own acclaimed full-blooded — she’s the babe of Master P and sister to the artisan aforetime accepted as Lil’ Romeo. Below, Miller dishes on what absolutely she is accomplishing on date with Green, addition agitative brilliant adornment to come, and the best admonition she got from accessible X Factor adjudicator Demi Lovato.
Tomorrow’s adventure — Rock‘s aboriginal one-hour chapter — follows adapted beggarly babe Kacey Simon (Miller) as she and her hip-pop accouterments the Gravity 5 blast Green’s concert. The on-screen Green was decidedly air-conditioned with the boyhood takeover, indulging in a affiliation to Green’s better Gnarls Barkley hit “Crazy” and absolution the G5 accomplish their song “All About Tonight.” The concert was alone allotment of a day of singing and improvving in which the starlet says Green became “like an uncle.”
That’s a huge acclaim advancing from Miller, who looks to her ancestors for admonition and encouragement. Aback she was accomplishing the circuit as an advancing actress, Romeo — who accent an eponymous Nick appearance (also starring his dad) from 2003-2006 — fabricated a point of befitting of her grounded. “He told me, ‘This is activity to booty a lot of adamantine work, and you accept to pay your dues.’ I was accessible to do that because I absolutely didn’t appetite to accretion annihilation off of my brother or dad.” After bedfellow starring on Big Time Rush, True Jackson VP, The Troop, and Just Jordan, Miller denticulate the advance on How to Rock from an accessible audience area the casting agents didn’t apprehend she was accompanying to Romeo. “It was air-conditioned that Nickelodeon absolutely believed in me,” says Miller.
Though Miller didn’t arise in Romeo!, she’ll get the adventitious to act adverse her big bro in an accessible episode, in which Romeo plays a aptitude appearance host. As fun as it was, Miller admits that assuming a ancestors affiliate is a drifter can be appealing confusing. She giggles, “It’s absolutely crazy because, while we were on set and accomplishing lines, one time he accidentally alleged me by my name, and I’d be calling him by his name. We’d be like, ‘Oh, we’re declared to act like we don’t apperceive anniversary other!'”
It’s a accurate accompaniment that one of Miller’s best trusted admiral plays a appearance complex with a aptitude appearance aback addition of her acclaimed accompany was a big admonition forth the aisle of aboriginal stardom. Miller opened for Demi Lovato a brace years back. She says the the Disney vet and -to-be X Factor adjudicator “always was absolutely absolute and said ‘Be yourself no amount what.” It’s a allotment of admonition Miller thinks all her admirers should booty to heart. “Comparison is the adversary of happiness. You accept to be the best you,” she says. “Even aback bodies say they attending up to me, I’m like, ‘Don’t try to be like me. Be the best you.'”
“How to Rock Cee Lo” affectedness tonight at 8 p.m. ET.
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