Glee is one of the most popular shows on television. Fans love the show for its amazing musical numbers and unbelievably talented cast. Now, because the cast is on TV each week, a lot of people think they know everything about these actors.
So, we wanted to see how well everyone really knows the cast of Glee. We compiled a list of facts about 10 cast members that we thought you would be shocked to hear. Take a look at the gallery below to see all of the interesting info we found out. Then tell us, which fact did you find the most surprising? Let us know in the comments below!
1. Matthew Morrison delivered two babies in his senior year of high school!
Matthew's father is a midwife and assists women with childbirth. During a "take your kid to work day" Matthew helped deliver two babies!
Photo: Twitter (@Matt_Morrison)
2. Chris Colfer was a cookie scooper!
Before finding success with Glee, Chris went to school just like any other teenager. He even worked in the cafeteria before school started as a cookie scooper!
Photo: Instagram (@hrhchriscolfer)
3. Amber Riley's mom is her vocal coach!
Every great singer in the music industry works with a vocal coach to perfect their skills. Amber's just happens to be her mom! She's been working with her since she was 2!
Photo: Instagram (@msamberpriley)
4. Jacob Artist was on two different Nickelodeon shows!
Back in 2011 Jacob appeared as "Jimmy" on the Nick show Bucket and Skinner's Epic Adventures. Then in 2012 Jacob appeared on two episode of the Nick show How to Rock playing a character named Dean Hollis.
Photo: Instagram (@jacobartist)
5. Jane Lynch is deaf in her right ear.
As a result of an illness as an infant, Jane is deaf in her right ear. Jane didn't make the discovery until she was 7 years old!
Photo: Instagram (@janemarielynch)
6. Jenna Ushkowitz studied acting and musical theater in college!
In 2007 Jenna graduated from Marymount Manhattan College with a BA in acting. She also had a minor of musical theater.
Photo: Instagram (@jennaushkowitz)
7. Chord Overstreet got his musical talents from his father!
Chord's dad is famous country singer/songwriter Paul Overstreet. He is most well-known for co-writing the song "When You Say Nothing At All" which is featured on many movie soundtracks.
Photo: Instagram (@chordover)
8. Kevin McHale is a music video star!
Kevin appeared in Katy Perry's "Last Friday Night" music video! Fellow Glee star Darren Criss was also in the video.
Photo: Instagram (@kevinmchale)
9. Lea Michele was almost a student at NYU!
Lea was accepted into New York University's Tisch School of the Arts in 2004. However, she decided to pursue her career and two years later landed her breakout role in Broadway's Spring Awakening.
Photo: Instagram (@msleamichele)
10. Naya Rivera has a brother in the NFL!
Naya's brother, Mychal Rivera, is a tight end in the NFL. He currently plays for the Oakland Raiders.
Photo: Instagram (@nayarivera)
Chord Overstreet talks about Glee!