Entertainer of the Year 2010: Cast of 'Glee' is No. 3!
The cast of "Glee" comes in at No. 3 in "Extra's" Entertainer of the Year poll!
Since its 2009 premiere, the FOX phenomenon has captured the hearts and giddy souls of American audiences older than the "High School Musical" crowd, but still who crave the musical theatricality provided weekly by "Glee."
The show's avid followers download every mashup and cover, as the cast sings everything from old show tunes to new music, spotlighting artists like Lady Gaga, Madonna and Britney Spears -- who love the show right back.
Stars Lea Michele ("Rachel") and Matthew Morrison ("Mr. Schuester") come from a Broadway background; Kevin McHale ("Artie") was formerly in the boy band NLT; and newcomers Chris Colfer ("Kurt"), Cory Monteith ("Finn"), Amber Riley ("Mercedes") and Dianna Argon ("Quinn") all made their singing debut on the show. Then there's veteran comedic actress Jane Lynch, who delivers some of the best written zingers in TV history.
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