The Fix: Glee reality project a little glum

2011-06-13 13:56

Americans, they just love their reality TV. So much so that they’ve turned their hit musical show Glee, which scooped four Emmys and a Golden Globe, into a reality show.

The producers have jumped on the bandwagon to create heart-wrenching, nail-biting reality TV by auditioning 40 000 people from around the world.

The series is currently searching for a new cast member through its reality TV contest, Glee Project.

The winner will star in seven episodes of the new season of Glee.

Despite 40 000 people from across the world auditioning for the role, somehow only one non-American – an Irish guy – made to the top 12.

Just when we thought: finally, a show with some originality, hey?

Check out the top 12 contenders:

Whether or not the series will come to South Africa is still up in the air, but Project Glee begins today in the States.

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