Disney star Demi Lovato to play lesbian love interest on Glee
Former Disney star and Jonas Brother cohort, US singer Demi Lovato has confirmed she will be returning to acting to play the love interest of Santana (Naya Rivera) on the hit Fox musical drama Glee.
The X Factor judge and ‘Heart Attack’ singer tweeted she is excited to be joining the cast.
Wayyyyy too excited to be starting @GLEE this week!!!!!!! Asjfkdjshdk 😆😄😜— demetria lovato (@ddlovato) August 26, 2013
Meanwhile co-star Naya Rivera confirmed to reporters whilst on the red carpet at the MTV VMA’s that Lovato would be playing her new girlfriend on the show.
“‘She’s playing my love interest so I’m very, very excited about that, we’re bringing her to the dark side," said Rivera.
Glee season five will air in the US from September 26. The show is expected to be fast-tracked in Australia.