Singer/actor Rick Springfield is heading back to Tv for a mystery role in the second season of hit miniseries True Detective.

The Jessie's Girl hitmaker and General Hospital star took to Twitter.com on Wednesday (10Dec14) and revealed he had just wrapped the first day of filming on the crime drama, which features Colin Farrell and Rachel MCAdams as detectives investigating a murder.

He writes, "Just finished my 1st day of shooting for season 2 of HBO's True Detective. What a great script. Working w/ Colin Farrell & Rachel MCAdams!"

Vince Vaughn and Taylor Kitsch will also appear on the show, which will premiere in the U.S. next year (15).