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Glee's Naya Rivera Confirms: Demi Lovato's Character Will Romance Santana in Season 5

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Demi Lovato’s new Glee character will forge more than just a friendship with Naya Rivera’s Santana this fall.

“She’s playing my love interest,” Rivera tells People.com, adding, “I’m very, very excited about it.”

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As first reported by TVLine, the X Factor judge is set to appear in at least six episodes of Glee as Dani, a NYC-based struggling artist pal of Rachel and Santana’s.

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Lovato will debut in this season’s second episode, airing Oct. 3.

Thoughts? Is Santana trading up or down?