Kylie Minogue to star in new comedy-drama

Kylie Minogue with Peter Serafinowicz in a new comedy-drama called Hey Diddly Dee for Sky Arts 1 HD Credit: Sky Arts/PA Wire

Singer Kylie Minogue is to star in a new TV comedy drama with comic Peter Serafinowicz.

Hey Diddly Dee will air on the Sky Arts channel, as part of Playhouse Presents.

It will feature Kylie, playing a character based on Andy Warhol's muse Edie Sedgwick, Serafinowicz will play the artist Warhol.

Minogue said: "When the script was sent to me, I read it and knew instinctively I wanted to be part of this project."