Four more members of the original cast of “Glee” will be back for the series’ final season. Jenna Ushkowitz, Jayma Mays, Mark Salling and Dianna Agron will all reprise their roles on the sixth season, individuals close to production told TheWrap.
Ushkowitz, who was also a regular on Season 5, will be on-set in the next two weeks. Salling and Agron will be shooting their scenes sometime this month. Mays’ schedule is yet to be determined.
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Series co-creator and executive producer Ryan Murphy had previously said anyone from the previous or present cast who wanted to come back for the final 13 episodes was welcome to do so.
Previously confirmed stars returning include Lea Michele, Chris Colfer, Jane Lynch, Darren Criss, Dot-Marie Jones, Kevin McHale, Matthew Morrison, Amber Riley and Chord Overstreet.
For season six, “Glee” will jump ahead in time, taking place back in Lima, Ohio. Michele is returning to her role as Rachel Berry, whose Hollywood dreams have been crushed. Her goal now is to return to McKinley High and lead the New Directions back to their former glory.
E! Online first reported the returning actors.