Oxygen’s hit series, The Glee Project, which has turned Glee hopefuls into stars on the hit FOX show, is back for season 2! The show has always been about showcasing the talented underdogs who are competing for a guest on the show. Last season sparked two winners, Damian McGinty and Samuel Larson, who each received a seven-episode run on Glee‘s current season.
Here is more about the upcoming season from the series’ official website,
Season two of “The Glee Project” will return with Ryan Murphy and Dante Di Loreto continuing as executive producers, along with series executive producers Michael Davies and Shauna Minoprio ofEmbassy Row. During the eleven week run of the series, “The Glee Project” contenders will be narrowed down through intensive rounds of workshops, singing, dancing and acting-based assignments as the creative forces of “Glee” carefully assess who has what it takes to be one of the next new faces of the award-winning show. Murphy will once again join casting director Robert Ulrichand choreographer and “Glee” co-producer Zach Woodlee in the final deliberations of each installment of the series. Vocal coach Nikki Anders, who mentored the contenders on-air in season one, joins the judging panel in season two each week as a permanent member. Additionally, continuing with the format of season one, “Glee” series regulars will appear on “The Glee Project” as guest mentors, including Lea Michele (“Rachel Berry”) in the show’s premiere episode.”
Definitely will be watching when the season premieres this summer! Meet the contenders below and read more about them here!