Jane Lynch Calls Cory Monteith Tribute Episode ‘Beautiful’
While the teaser trailer for Glee‘s fifth season might imply business as usual for the upbeat FOX comedy, the show has been irrevocably changed by the loss of Cory Monteith, who played Finn Hudson.
Many are wondering how the show plans to deal with Monteith’s death, with some fans worrying that the show will take an insensitive approach to writing Finn Hudson out of the show. However, series star Jane Lynch took to Twitter to put fans’ concerns at ease about the much-anticipated third episode of the fifth season, which will serve as a memorial for Monteith. In the tweet, she thanks writers and series co-creators Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk and Ian Brennan, calling the script for the episode the “Most beautiful thing.” You can read the full tweet below:
— Jane Lynch (@janemarielynch) August 21, 2013
The fifth season of Glee premieres Thursday, Sept. 26, on FOX.