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. Wade is a young , who wants to perform in competition as Unique but she lacks the confidence, until Mercedes and Kurt persuade her. He goes to Lima for his father's tests and gets relieved on learning that Burt is out of danger. It's all about power and winning. The producers engineered his absence from the series to allow a romance to develop between Quinn and new student Sam Evans. Sue arranges to have the cheerleading regionals competition moved to conflict with the football championship, and she forces Quinn, Brittany and Santana to quit glee club, which has to perform the halftime show since the Cheerios will be absent; the three of them ultimately perform with the glee club, resigning from the Cheerios.Next
Mike tries out for the school musical, , against his father's wishes, and is briefly disowned by him, though his father later comes to understand Mike's desire to become a dancer and supports his decision to go to college for dance. It is later revealed that Sue has an older sister, Jean, who herself has Down Syndrome, showing a softer side to her normally abrasive character. Though there are signs that he and new club member Marley Rose are interested in one another, she is upset to learn he is dating cheerleader Kitty Becca Tobin. In some ways, he's a little bit braver than I am. At the end of , Finn professes his love for her. She also takes on the task of running the school elections.Next
Schue's story was as important as any of the kids'. Puck invites Jake to spend Christmas vacation with him in California; the two half brothers bond further, and Puck decides to move back to Ohio. He recruits Elliot, Dani, Santana and Rachel to be his bandmates. Jake tells Finn about this and Finn convinces Ryder to do a test to see what's wrong with him. He and Carole marry, using their vows to express pride in their sons.Next
Marley asks Jake to the school's Sadie Hawkins dance and he accepts. Click inside for all the details! 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. He returns to Lima and starts coaching the Warblers and he also starts to date Dave Karofsky, which comes as a shock to Kurt when he realizes he still loves Blaine and goes to Lima to get him back. Artie and Rory compete to be her date at the party, and Rory is chosen after his claim that he is being deported at the end of the school year wins her sympathy. In thus far, Ryder is definitely making his best effort to win over Marley, now that has cheated on her. His relationship with Kurt is later strained by Kurt's eagerness to leave for New York after graduation, which would separate the two at least until Blaine graduated the following year, but the two patch things up, and are still a couple at the end of the school year. She has romantic feelings for Will.Next
Regardless, Puck attends the birth of his daughter, who he names Beth, and tells Quinn that he loves her. But later, she reveals it to the Glee Club as she is sure about her love for him. In the season one finale, Sue judges in favor of New Directions at regionals, though they come third to rival clubs Vocal Adrenaline and Aural Intensity, and are disbanded for failing to place. The duet ends in another fight between them and Finn asks them to reveal their greatest fear to each other. After graduation, he moves in with Kurt in New York. This is initially kept a secret, but after being outed as a lesbian by Finn, the relationship becomes public knowledge.Next
Sue then blackmails Principal Figgins to reinstate the club, giving them another year to prove their worth to the school. Other student instrumentalists regularly accompany New Directions, alone or with the Jazz Ensemble, including string and horn players, additional guitarists, keyboard players and percussionists, and a harpist. The role of Rachel was written specifically for Michele. She becomes friends with Quinn when the pregnant ex-cheerleader gives her advice during her stint on the Cheerios, and when Quinn is unhappy having to stay at Puck's house, invites Quinn to move in with her family. New Directions ultimately goes on to become the National Show Choir Champions. They kiss again when they sing together during Rachel's house farewell party. He later apologizes to both Jake and Marley, saying it was inappropriate.Next
Although Colfer had no previous professional experience, Murphy was so impressed by Colfer's performance that the role of Kurt Hummel, named after the character Kurt from , was created for him. She discovers she has actually experienced a , but hides this from Will, afraid he will leave her. Main article: Shannon later Sheldon Beiste is a recurring character in seasons 2—5 and a main character in season 6. After the glee club was disbanded he along with the other new glee kids except for Kitty were transferred to other schools. Original Glee cast members: clockwise from back left , , , , , , and In casting Glee, series creator sought out actors who could identify with the rush of starring in theatrical roles.
Finn wants their rivalry to end and he gives them the assignment to sing a duet together. She begins presenting as a girl in that episode during school hours, despite the pressure she experiences from classmates to appear in male attire. Jake eventually admits that he has never felt he belonged anywhere, being mixed-race and Jewish. Their relationship continues through the end of that first year. The fourth season began with fourteen in the main cast, with being promoted, and Mays and Agron were removed and demoted to recurring cast.Next