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Cleveland native Machine Gun Kelly climbs L.A. billboard for iconic photo

He didn't dub himself Cleveland's wild boy for nothing.
Credit: Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP
Machine Gun Kelly arrives at the Billboard Music Awards at the T-Mobile Arena on Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Las Vegas. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

He didn't dub himself Cleveland's wild boy for nothing.

On Sunday, Colson Baker, better known as Machine Gun Kelly, went to great lengths to get the perfect photo. This included far more than the perfect angle and good lighting -- try scaling a billboard.

Kelly is slated to star as Tommy Lee in the in Netflix Original " The Dirt." The film follows the band Mötley Crüe's rise from the streets of Hollywood to the heights of international fame in the 1980s. 

So when he heard that he and the cast were featured on Sunset Boulevard's latest billboard, it was only right that he seize the opportunity and take a photo.

The musician and actor filmed the entire thing and posted it to Instagram, watch it in the clip below.

"The Dirt "will be released on Netflix March 22.