Fall TV Preview

Glee's Chord Overstreet Goes Back to School With Sitcom Gig

McKinley High’s loss is an Orson Elementary’s gain.

Chord Overstreet, whose enrollment on Fox’s Glee screeched to a halt over the summer, will resurface — this time on the teaching end of things — on ABC’s The Middle.

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In the Sept. 28 episode of the third-year comedy, Overstreet will guest-star as Ralph Wilkerson, Brick’s new, young and idealistic fourth-grade teacher whose involved teaching methods run counter to Frankie and Mike’s “more relaxed” parenting style.

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The Middle‘s hour-long Season 3 opener — featuring guest star Ray Romano — airs Wednesday, Sept. 21, at 8/7c.