Actress Lea Michelle was honored last night at the L’Oreal Paris Women of Worth 2013 event in NYC, where the “Glee” star opened up to “Extra’s” AJ Calloway about how she has been coping since the death of boyfriend Cory Monteith.Glee” co-star Amber Riley holds a special place in her heart for her support this last year. “I’ve got to give a shout out to Miss Amber Riley, ‘Dancing with the Stars’ winner… she’s the best. I love her so much, so proud of her… she’s been there for me so much through everything.”
Amber Riley and the cast of “Glee” said goodbye to Cory Monteith’s Finn Hudson earlier this month. The tearful tribute paid homage to the beloved singing quarterback in heartbreaking song.
The Season 17 kickoff of “Dancing with the Stars” proved to be a showdown between former “High School Musical” star Corbin Bleu and “Glee” alum Amber Riley.partner Karina Smirnoff, who performed a contemporary number, were early frontrunners with 24 points.
Essence.com and starlet Amber Riley have launched a Facebook campaign to get a "Glee" episode devoted to the legendary Chaka Khan.
In the March issue of ESSENCE, Riley talks about the vocal powerhouse being one of her "favorite artists because her voice is amazing... but she is just creative, different, and had a different sound than anyone in her era."
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Will Riley be belting out "I'm Every Woman" on FOX's hit show? Stay tuned.
The episode, "Elementary School Musical," follows Lisa as she attends a summer performing arts camp and gets hooked on the showbiz lifestyle. A kid-like Rachel (Lea Michele) and Finn (Cory Monteith) are there, as is Mercedes (Amber Riley), along with "Flight of the Conchords'" Jemaine Clement and Bret McKenzie as camp counselors.Check out the promo, and watch the show this Sunday night on FOX!
It's the "Glee" cast's turn to get the yellow treatment. "The Simpsons" will kick off its 22nd season with an episode featuring some of "Glee's" star players.
It's hard to believe that "Glee's" Amber Riley, who plays Mercedes Jones, was once rejected by "American Idol." "Extra" caught up with "Idol" judge Randy Jackson on Saturday at the Chrysalis Butterfly Ball, where he told us Riley didn't even make it past the producers audition.
"I'm honestly, really excited for Ryan Murphy and the whole 'Glee' cast," said Jackson. "Yo, that girl Amber Riley, she I guess ,I didn't know this, she didn't make it to us. She auditioned for 'Idol' and got rejected. She's like the lead singer the lead star of 'Glee' and let me tell you something America, this girl is talented and she can really sing."