Lea Michele to Mentor THE GLEE PROJECT Season 2 First Episode, 6/5
Lea Michele, Broadway star who plays Rachel Berry on FOX’s GLEE, will be a initial guest manager on Oxygen Network’s THE GLEE PROJECT for a deteriorate dual premiere episode, to run Jun 5.
Michele Tweeted: “So vehement to announce that I’ll be guest mentoring on a deteriorate 2 premiere of a Glee Project!”
See The Hollywood Reporter’s strange news here.
In THE GLEE PROJECT, Ryan Murphy, creator and executive writer of GLEE presents a ten-episode documentary existence array that finds and trains a organisation of gifted performers who will contest opposite any other to win a purpose on one of a hottest shows on television. From thousands of entries, and after a national talent search, Robert Ulrich, a casting executive for GLEE has unclosed a singular organisation of artists from both veteran and pledge backgrounds.
Across 10 episodes, a hopefuls will be narrowed down by complete rounds of workshops, GLEE-themed assignments and call-backs as a group of GLEE insiders (now including Michele) delicately consider that one of them has what it takes to be a subsequent new face, and voice, of GLEE. The stakes are huge – seven-episode guest starring purpose on GLEE’s fourth season.
Last season’s winners, Samuel Larsen and Damien McGinty, both seemed on a Fox strike low-pitched array this season. This year’s expel is comprised of 14 contestants including a 24-year-old inept from a waist down, a transgender 21-year-old, and another 24-year-old who’s been blind given a age of 9.
Aside from her starring purpose on GLEE, Michele is best famous for her Drama Desk-nominated opening in Broadway’s Spring Awakening.