KISS’ GENE SIMMONS To Guest On CBS Hacker Drama Scorpion; Preview
September 20, 2015, 8 years ago
According to Classicalite.com, Gene Simmons is going to guest in the Season 2 premiere episode of CBS hacker drama, Scorpion, tomorrow night (Monday, September 20th). Check out a preview here (restricted to some territories).
Gene Simmons is still helping police track down the person who used his internet connection to download child porn. And he still doesn’t know if the offender was inside his house, or infiltrated his wireless network from outside.
In a recent interview with TMZ, Simmons talks about the situation and says it can happen to anybody.
“That happens to everybody," the KISS legend says, "and everyone should welcome the cops or the FBI to find out who these bad guys are. Everybody hides. Cockroaches hide right in your kitchen, even though you didn’t put them there, they are still there.”
In an interview promoting the band’s forthcoming Australian tour, Simmons recounted the police search of his Los Angeles mansion last month.
“We came back from hiking and there was a crack taskforce from the Beverly Hills and Los Angeles Police Department, and they asked for permission to come in and search our home, and we said, ‘Sure, why not,’ ” Simmons said. “So they came in and searched all over the place, and then two or three hours later we all sat down.
“What happened was, we were off on tour about a year ago, and somehow our (internet connection) was used by some very bad people to do porn of a certain kind — the worst kind.
“So they checked the records, found out that I was on the east coast of America — they deemed that from there you couldn’t do that — our kids were off in Canada, (wife) Shannon was outside the country ...
“They’re (police) on the trail, and we’re actually helping the FBI and the cops track down the bad guy.”
Read more at News.com.au.