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Ryan Murphy Details His Original Plan for Glee's Very Final Scene — And It Already Has Aired

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In the course of paying tribute to dearly departed Glee cast member Cory Monteith, series creator Ryan Murphy has for the first time detailed how Fox’s musical dramedy originally was to lower the curtain, had Rachel (played by Monteith’s real-life love, Lea Michele) not lost Finn. And the moment may seem familiar to Glee fans. READ MORE


Ryan Murphy: Glee to End Next Season, Reworked Series Finale Will 'Honor' Finn

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Glee cocreator Ryan Murphy has made it official: The show won’t go on beyond next season.

At a Paley Center event honoring FX Networks Wednesday night, Murphy confirmed that Season 6 will be Glee‘s last. He also revealed that Cory Monteith’s death has forced him to devise a completely different endgame. READ MORE


Ratings: Glee Soars With Tribute, Wonderland Opens Low, NBC's New Sitcoms Struggle

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Glees tribute to Finn/the late Cory Monteith was watched by 7.4 million total viewers and netted a 2.8 rating on Thursday.

That marks week-to-week gains of 68 and 75 percent, tying Grey’s Anatomy during the 9 pm hour and marking the Fox series’ best demo number since …READ MORE


Glee Recap: A Farewell to Finn [Updated]

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One of Glee‘s greatest gifts over the past five seasons has been its ability to convey deep emotions and advance its storylines through its musical numbers. READ MORE & GRADE THE EPISODE


Glee's Lea Michele Breaks Her Silence: 'I've Lost Two People — Cory and Finn'

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The show had to go on.

On the eve of Glee‘s tribute episode to Finn Hudson (Thursday at 9/8c on Fox), Lea Michele reveals in her first interview following the death of boyfriend and co-star Cory Monteith why returning to work after the tragedy was the only feasible option. READ MORE


Glee Video: Get a First Look at Next Week's Emotional Farewell to Finn Hudson

GLEE: Cory Monteith as Finn in the Season Four premiere of GLEE debuting on a new night and time Thursday, Sept. 13 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. ©2012 Fox Broadcasting Co. Cr: Tommy Garcia/FOX

On Thursday, Fox released the first footage from next week’s Glee tribute to Finn Hudson, and it’s easy to see why executive producer described shooting the episode as incredibly difficult.” READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO


Glee's Finn Tribute: Is This the Track List?

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The soundtrack for Glee‘s farewell to central character Finn Hudson — and tribute to its late star Cory Monteith — has been reportedly finalized, and it looks as though the actor’s real-life girlfriend Lea Michele will be closing the hour with a Bob Dylan cover. READ MORE


First Look: Glee Says 'Goodbye' to Finn

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Fox is touting Glee‘s Oct. 10 Finn tribute episode with seven simple words: “The hardest word to say is ‘goodbye.’” READ MORE & VIEW IMAGE


Emmys 2013: 'In Memoriam' Expanded to Honor James Gandolfini, Cory Monteith, Three Others

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Make sure you’ve got a full box of Kleenex for Sunday’s 2013 Emmy Awards: The telecast will feature expanded “In Memoriam” tributes to five industry powerhouses — James Gandolfini, Cory Monteith, …READ MORE


Glee's Kevin McHale Talks 'Powerful, Emotional' Finn Tribute, Previews That 'One Scene'

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Just a few days into production on Glee‘s Finn Hudson tribute, co-star Kevin McHale describes an “extremely emotional” shoot that, at times, has been “hard to get through.”

Acknowledging that there’s essentially “no ‘right’ way to do it,” the McKinley vet says he was blown away when he first read the script …READ MORE