Kevin McHale desires to make one factor clear: the forged of “Glee” didn’t participate within the upcoming ID and Discovery+ docuseries “The Price of Glee,” no less than not that he is aware of of. On Friday, the actor who performed Artie on the Fox sequence responded to a tweet from author and comic Ashley Ray, who shared a Deadline article that claims the sequence “can have entry to key forged and crew members.” McHale wrote, “Show me this ‘forged’ you communicate of. This is 🗑️.”
In a subsequent tweet, the actor added, “This was the great model, ftr. Don’t make me communicate on this once more.” POPSUGAR has reached out to reps for Discovery and McHale for touch upon the problem of the forged’s reported involvement however didn’t obtain a right away response.
McHale’s “And That’s What You REALLY Missed” podcast cohost and “Glee” costar, Jenna Ushkowitz, appeared to again him up by tweeting a cringing emoji. The podcast hosts beforehand advised In Touch Weekly that they have been under no circumstances concerned within the docuseries and would favor to not convey additional consideration to it. “We’re probably not related to it,” Ushkowitz stated.
Meanwhile, McHale needed followers to know he would solely communicate out in regards to the sequence if there are claims made that he believes are obviously false. “You do not essentially need to give one thing extra consideration than it possibly deserves or wants,” he defined. “But we’ll see. Us and all of our mates don’t have anything to do with it, so we’ll see what occurs.”
“The Price of Glee” is ready to delve into the controversies and tragedies involving the present’s forged each whereas the present was on air and within the years after it ended. Those tragedies embrace the dying of Cory Monteith, who died of an unintended heroin overdose in 2013, the dying of Naya Rivera in 2020, and the dying of Mark Salling, who was arrested in 2015 for the possession of pictures of kid pornography and died from obvious suicide in 2018.
According to Deadline, the docuseries will air in three elements starting Jan. 16 and have interviews with household and mates of the forged in addition to members of the crew. “The Price of Glee” trailer contains one particular person saying, “I do not need to say the C phrase — the ‘curse’ phrase — however that is the place your thoughts goes.”
As for the forged, McHale and Ushkowitz are usually not alone in saying the first gamers weren’t concerned within the docuseries. In a November look on “Elvis Duran and the Morning Show,” Chord Overstreet stated, “I believe all that is bullsh*t. I believe anyone that is aware of something about that present and skilled it does not have something to do with that from what I do know.”