'Glee' renewed for two more seasons

'Glee' renewed for two more seasons

Credit: AP

In this image released by Oxygen, from left, Samuel Larsen, 19, Damian McGinty, 18, Lindsay Pearce, 20, and Alex Newell, 18 make up the final 4 contestants on the reality competition show on "The Glee Project" on Oxygen. The winner, announced during the finale airing Sunday, Aug. 21 at 9 p.m. EST on Oxygen, will appear in a 7-episode arc on the third season of "Glee." (AP Photo/Oxygen, Matt Sersion)

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by Associated Press

KMOV.com

Posted on April 19, 2013 at 3:37 PM

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Fox TV series “Glee” will keep on singing for another two years.

The network announced Friday that it has renewed the show about music-loving students through 2014-2015 -- its 6th season.

In a statement, Fox Entertainment Chairman Kevin Reilly said “Glee” continues to break new ground as a rare successful TV musical comedy. The show been a music hit as well, with more than 50 million downloads of “Glee” tracks and worldwide album sales of more than 13 million.

“Glee” has expanded from its original focus on the McKinley High School glee club to the college world of Rachel and Kurt, played by cast members Lea Michele and Chris Colfer.

Next Thursday’s episode will feature Sarah Jessica Parker. Gwyneth Paltrow and Kate Hudson are among previous “Glee” A-list drop-ins.

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