John Lydon

Former Sex Pistols frontman Johnny Rotten is to voice a “power hungry” mutant pig in the cartoon series Rise Of The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

Sky News reports that the singer, whose real name John Lydon, will play Meat Sweats in the Nickelodeon series that airs in September on Channel 5 and Nicktoons.

A trailer for the animated series was unveiled at the San Diego Comic-Con last Thuraday (July 19).