The initial main cast encompassed club director and Spanish (later History) teacher Will Schuester (Matthew Morrison), cheerleading coach Sue Sylvester (Jane Lynch), guidance counselor Emma Pillsbury (Jayma Mays), Will's wife Terri (Jessalyn Gilsig), and eight club members played by Dianna Agron, Chris Colfer, Kevin Mc Hale, Lea Michele, Cory Monteith, Amber Riley, Mark Salling and Jenna Ushkowitz.
For the second season, formerly recurring cast members Mike O'Malley, Heather Morris and Naya Rivera were promoted to the main cast.
After Tina's proposal to Mike Chang is rejected, Artie promises that if they are both single in ten years that they should marry each other. Mc Hale joined Glee from a dance background, and found it challenging to adapt to using a wheelchair, The episode "Wheels", which places focus on Artie and his disability, drew criticism from a committee of performers with disabilities, who felt that casting an able-bodied actor to play a disabled student was inappropriate.
Glee executive producer Brad Falchuk responded that while he understood the concern and frustration of disability advocates, Mc Hale had the singing and acting ability, talent and charisma required for the role.
It focuses on the high school glee club New Directions competing on the show choir competition circuit, while its members deal with relationships, sexuality and social issues.In season four, she transfers to Mc Kinley where she becomes a part of the New Directions.She develops a crush on Ryder, but is too afraid to demonstrate it, so she makes a fake account to get close to him.Though he is the primary candidate for being the valedictorian, he loses it to Blaine as a result of his sacrifice for Tina.
He goes to New York after his graduation and joins Film School. He returns to Lima in season six to help Brittany and Santana plan their wedding.
He also directs Grease along with Finn Hudson during his senior year. He later starts dating Kitty, who encourages him to keep their affair secret.