Landing position disgraced is ending up being useful for Geoffrey Owens' profession ... he simply reserved another TV part in wake of his viral Trader Joe's photograph. Sources near "NCIS: New Orleans" tell TMZ ... Geoffrey touched base on set Tuesday in the Big Easy to shoot scenes for an up and coming visitor featuring part on the hit CBS appear. It's vague to what extent he'll be chipping away at the arrangement, however we're told he's there until Thursday.
Our sources say makers of 'NCIS: NO' connected with Owens after the TJ's pic turned into a web sensation and offered him the gig. He'll supposedly play Commander Adams, an old and esteemed companion of lead character Dwayne Pride ... played by Scott Bakula.
The scene is slated to air in late October. As we detailed ... this isn't the principal advantage that is sought the previous 'Cosby Show' star subsequent to being work disgraced for working at Trader Joe's. Tyler Perry offered him a 10-scene work on his show's up and coming season on OWN - which Owens acknowledged - and Nicki Minaj pledged to send him $25k. There's no professional the entertainment biz.