Glee: Kevin McHale Criticizes ID Docuseries ‘The Value of Glee’

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Glee star Kevin McHale shouldn’t be excited by ID Discovery’s docuseries The Price of Glee.

The actor took to social media late final week after a Twitter person shared an article concerning the docuseries that mentioned “key” solid members would seem.

“Present me this ‘solid’ you converse of. That is [wastebasket emoji],” McHale, who performed Artie on the hit Fox collection tweeted.

“This was the great model, [for the record]. Don’t make me converse on this once more,” the star mentioned in a follow-up tweet.

A trailer for The Value of Glee dropped final week. The primary footage for the three-part restricted collection delved into the deaths of solid members Cory Monteith, Naya Rivera, and Mark Salling.

“In Could 2009, 10 younger actors made their TV debut on ‘Glee,’” the clip for the occasion teased. 

“By 2020, all of them could be well-known. And three of them could be lifeless.”

ID Discovery mentioned in a press launch that the collection would take viewers contained in the lives of the solid on and off set throughout their time on the present.

“The cultural phenomenon and hit musical collection Glee catapulted a solid of relative unknowns into worldwide superstardom and actually rocked popular culture, however the present that sparked a brand new period of acceptance was additionally saddled with excessive devastation on the within,” reads the present’s official description.

“Countless scandals, tabloid gossip and deadly tragedies plagued the rising stars on what was presupposed to be essentially the most joyful present on tv. Now, ID pulls again the curtain on Glee to discover the cruel actuality of fame with the three-part restricted collection, The Value of Glee.”

“Glee was a once-in-a-generation cultural phenomenon that bravely pushed up towards social norms and generated groundbreaking discussions round sexuality, race, incapacity and household,” says Jason Sarlanis, President of Crime and Investigative Content material, Linear and Streaming when the premiere date and trailer dropped.

“Every music-filled week introduced pleasure to so many individuals, however sadly, even one of many happiest exhibits on tv couldn’t escape the darkish underbelly of Hollywood and the frenzy of burgeoning social media.”

“Whereas celebrating the present’s indelible mark on popular culture and its unprecedented success, The Value of Glee takes a tough have a look at the extraordinary strain that outcomes from being catapulted into superstardom and sheds new gentle on the horrible tragedies that befell the solid and crew of Glee.”

Take a look at the trailer under.

The collection drops all three episodes on Monday, January 16, starting at 9/8c.

Paul Dailly is the Affiliate Editor for TV Fanatic. Observe him on Twitter.

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