Of course, we already knew we’d be bidding much of the current cast adieu after the third season’s end, but we’re still a little surprised to see Sam go — and so, seemingly, is Overstreet. The brooding Macaulay Culkin-doppelganger ruefully tweeted: “well its been a good yr too bad its over, time for summer and starting fresh.”
But mourn not — Ryan Murphy is really only swapping one dreamy high school boy for two others. Yes — it’s about time the dapper Darren Criss was added to the cast as a series regular, considering that he may currently be the series’ biggest breakout star. Harry Shum, Jr. will also be upgraded to full-time cast member, while Ashley Fink remains a guest star.
Chord Overstreet will still appear in the upcoming Glee 3D movie. And after that? We’re sure this talented performer will have no trouble finding other non-Glee gigs, like cameos in his brother’s band’s music videos:
Is Hot Chelle Rae looking for an additional singer, perhaps?