They both decide to take things slow and Blaine decides to move out. She is a factor in Sue's decision to admit Becky Jackson—who also has Down syndrome—to the Cheerios. Ken Tanaka (Patrick Gallagher) was the head coach of the football team and was previously engaged to Emma.  He is first introduced in the episode "Audition", escorting his new recruit Sunshine Corazón out of William McKinley High School and taking her away from its glee club, having been tipped off about her by Sue Sylvester, and employed the underhanded tactics of offering to sponsor Sunshine's visa and arranging an apartment for her and her family as payment for her joining Vocal Adrenaline despite her being enrolled at McKinley High. Becky Faye Jackson (Lauren Potter, narration as Queen Elizabeth II provided by an uncredited Helen Mirren) is a member of the Cheerios with Down syndrome, who becomes a sidekick to Sue. She makes all of Marley's clothes and is particularly fond of Marley's boyfriend Jake Puckerman and the rest of New Directions. May 16, 2015 - This will be Glee's sixth and final season ever!  Though she stated in May 2009 that Santana "loves boys", she later deemed Brittany her character's soul mate. Darren Criss as Blaine Anderson (12/13) (episodes 1-8, 10-13) 4. The … First day on set. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. In the episode "Born This Way", after being blackmailed by Santana, he issues an apology to Kurt at a group meeting involving their fathers, Principal Figgins and Will. In season 5, he helps Puck move on after Finn's death. Spencer eventually joins the New Directions and competes with them at Sectionals, and later at Regionals and Nationals, where they win.  Kevin Fallon of The Atlantic said that her introduction bodes well for future Glee Project contestants and that "she brought, which the best new characters do, fresh and exciting aspects in the show's established leads". Latest TV spoilers, episode guides, video promos, sneak peeks, cast interviews, promotional photos and more! Santana gets him to privately admit his perfidy, but unknown to Sebastian his admission was taped and the other Warblers are made aware of his actions. He later reconciles with Kurt and proposes marriage to him, getting help from several other show choirs. Will hosts the second annual Boys vs.  Mike is given a scholarship to attend the Joffrey Ballet school in Chicago, and graduates at the end of the season. Harmony is portrayed by The Glee Project runner-up Pearce, and her debut was met with critical acclaim. She and rival glee club director Dalton Rumba give Principal Figgins proof that Sue helped them cheat, leading to Sue's suspension. In the sixth season, after having trouble coming to terms, Beiste comes out as transgender and although he gets backlash from rival schools, Will, Sam and Unique help him make the transition from Shannon to Sheldon. A(z) "Glee - Season 6, episode 3" című videót "Approx Mate" nevű felhasználó töltötte fel a(z) "kreatív" kategóriába. He goes to Lima for his father's tests and gets relieved on learning that Burt is out of danger. Blaine Devon Anderson (Darren Criss) is a recurring character in season 2 and a main character in seasons 3–6.  During season 6, her parents tell Brittany that her biological father is Stephen Hawking. The second part of the season featured the 100th episode of the series, the 12th episode of the season, … In a controversial essay for Newsweek, critic Ramin Setoodeh wrote that Groff, who is openly gay, was unconvincing as the straight Jesse ("he seems more like your average theatre queen; a better romantic match for Kurt than Rachel"). She performs "I Know What Boys Like", her first solo, in "Comeback".  The character's name is derived from The Sound of Music's Kurt von Trapp, whom Colfer once played in a production of the musical, and the German Hummel figurines due to his complexion. It is subsequently revealed in the episode "Sexy" that her marriage with Carl is facing difficulties and has not been consummated. He makes his first appearance in the fifth episode of season four. He is not admitted to the glee club, but when director Will Schuester discovers that Jake is related to Puck, he personally invites Jake to join New Directions, telling Jake that he is talented, and he thinks joining will help him as it did Puck, but Jake declines. 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The fifth season of the Fox musical comedy-drama television series Glee was commissioned on April 19, 2013, along with a sixth season. Ryder continues to pursue Marley, and even goes on a date with her following her breakup with Jake in the episode "Movin' Out". She first appears in the third-season episode "Saturday Night Glee-ver" as a new featured singer in Vocal Adrenaline who is a fan of both Mercedes and Kurt despite being a competition rival. When Jake gives Ryder a note with his fear written on it, Ryder asks him to be a man and say it face to face. Shelby offers to include both Quinn and Puck in Beth's life. 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Also in the fifth and sixth season, Christopher Cousins plays Superintendent Bob Harris. But June likes their performance and praises them. Will takes a leave of absence to be a member of a blue-ribbon panel in Washington, DC, and chooses Finn as his interim replacement; he takes over in "Dynamic Duets". " Blaine becomes a role model for Kurt, who develops a crush on him. Both the Glee Club and Sue welcomes Sheldon Bieste with open arms and tries their best to make him feel at home after his gender transition.  In an attempt to get over Will, Emma begins dating football coach Ken Tanaka, becoming engaged to him in the episode "Vitamin D". Sam continues to support her, and a YouTube video he posts of Mercedes singing results in her being offered a job as a backup singer in Los Angeles after she graduates. It focuses on the high school glee club New Directions competing in the show choir competition circuit, while its members deal with relationships, sexuality and social issues. However, after Emma naively advocates abstinence to the glee club with a performance of "Afternoon Delight", a song actually about the joys of sex, Carl requests a private couples counseling session with Holly Holliday, the acting sexual education teacher, as his and Emma's marriage hadn't been consummated after four months. He is expelled for his death threat, but allowed to return by the school board as no physical violence was witnessed—and Kurt had not revealed the kiss. What she intends is not to merely be in Beth's life, but to get full custody of her daughter. At the end of the day the only thing that matters is if you're happy and if your own judgment for yourself is a good one.  Kurt sets Carole up with his father Burt in an attempt to get closer to Finn. When Jake and Marley begin dating, Ryder struggles with his feelings for her.  Lerner appears again in the fifth season, and in that season's premiere, two more Funny Girl–related roles were introduced: Peter Facinelli plays Rupert Campion, the musical's director, and Ioan Gruffudd appears as Paolo San Pablo, the show's lead male actor. Sandy Ryerson (Stephen Tobolowsky) is the former director of the McKinley High glee club. Puck falls in love with her, but Shelby tells him in "Mash Off" that the kiss was a mistake. Episode Info A substitute teacher (Gwyneth Paltrow) fills in for the ailing Mr. Schuester and wins over the glee kids. Emma ultimately stands Will up at the altar and disappears, and although Finn helps Will find her, he still feels guilty over the kiss, and confesses to Will. View production, box office, & company info, Inspirational Quotes From Our Favorite On-Screen Educators. . At the end of "On My Way", while driving to Finn and Rachel's wedding, her car is struck by a truck and she suffers a spinal injury that requires her to use a wheelchair for many weeks. She returns briefly to the club, and then abandons it for the new, rival McKinley show choir, the Troubletones, run by Shelby Corcoran, but when the Troubletones lose to New Directions at Sectionals and disband, she returns again. After the glee club performs in the school cafeteria in the hopes of recruiting new students, Sugar shows up to audition, telling the club that they're terrible but she's awesome and will be their new star. A kiss from Quinn brings back Puck's confidence: he passes the retest and graduates. Mercedes Jones (Amber Riley) is a "diva-in-training who refuses to sing back-up" with a "flair for fashion".  When antagonism flares between the football team's glee and non-glee factions, Beiste forces the entire football team to work together with the glee club for one week; despite encountering resistance and set-backs, the plan is ultimately successful and the team wins the championship game.. The last scene of the series showed Adler's plaque alongside a plaque of the rededication to the auditorium and a memorial plaque for Finn Hudson. Her attempts to prove Shelby an unfit mother fail; eventually, she realizes with Rachel's help that Shelby is Beth's true mother, and stops trying to reclaim Beth. He admits to Shelby that he agreed to "seduce" Rachel because he thought it would be a good acting exercise, but he started to develop real feelings for her. Although, she has felt more confident about herself since she joined the New Directions, she still struggles with others accepting her. He is directed to a professional and begins treatment to improve his studying.  Discussing her casting, Eve stated: "I got asked and I'd heard the buzz about the show. In the third season, her junior year and his senior year, she helps Mike when he decides to try out for the school musical and then to apply to dance school, and tells Rachel and the other girls that she had sex for the first time with Mike over the summer, losing her virginity. He has a high vocal range, and is identified by Fox as a soprano singer. I'm the teacher of a reform school. He returns to Lima in season six to help Brittany and Santana plan their wedding. In the episode "The First Time" he begins dating Ohio State football recruiter Cooter Menkins (Eric Bruskotter), who is scouting for talent at McKinley, but discovers in "I Kissed a Girl" that Sue has become his rival for Cooter's affections, just as Beiste comes to realize that he loves Cooter, thus prompting his first solo song, "Jolene".  Early in season one, Mercedes develops a crush on Kurt, unaware that he is gay. Newell was a runner-up in The Glee Project's first season, and his prize was a two-episode arc on Glee.  Rivera characterized Santana as "a bit of a bad girl", prone to sarcastic remarks.  However, AfterEllen.com's Christie Keith was critical of her appearance, and wrote, "Since Lindsay is one of the reasons I couldn't stand to watch The Glee Project, and no, she can't sing remotely as well as Lea Michele, and none of the boys there was close to being as darling as Kurt, I was forced to suspend disbelief when the whole experience devastated Kurt and Rachel. Potter is a member of the Down's Syndrome Association of Los Angeles, and was contacted about auditioning through the association's in-house talent agency, Hearts and Hands. Murphy stated at PaleyFest in March 2011 that Paltrow as Holly would be returning in season three for a series of guest appearances, but she has not appeared on Glee in the two years since that announcement.. In the third season, she is elected senior class president, defeating Kurt.  Overstreet left the show when his option for being a series regular in season three was not picked up, but he returned as Sam in the eighth episode of the third season for a multi-episode arc.  He later warns Kurt not to tell anyone about it, threatening to kill him if he does. " Michele described the first thirteen episodes of the series as: "Rachel's journey of finding herself within the glee club", explaining that: "She's learning how to be a team player and work within this group.". Glee Season 2. Like his character, Larsen is Christian, and had thought "being Christian and trying to make it in this business as opposites working against each other" and that "you have to be very secure in your faith to approach this business".  A few months later, in the episode "Choke", he is hit by his husband, Cooter, and given a black eye. " During the second season, show co-creator Ryan Murphy noted that "Glee is by nature optimistic and I think a character like Karofsky could turn to booze or pills or alcohol and kill themselves or do something dark.