Lea Michele (born August 29, 1986) is an American stage and television actress and singer, who is known for her roles in Broadway musicals, particularly for her starring role as Wendla in Spring Awakening. Lea currently stars in Glee as Rachel Berry.
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While on stage Sunday night (August 11), the "Glee" beauty joined her cast mates and gave a lovely speech while fighting back tears. “Thank you guys. Thank you. I just wanted to be here today to personally thank all of you and tell everyone out there how much your love and support has meant to me over these very past few difficult weeks."
Moving forward to help heal her wounds, Lea Michele returned to work on the set of "Glee" on Thursday (August 1).
Excited to get back to a friendly and familiar place after the death of Cory Monteith, the 26-year-old actress tweeted, "First day of glee today..And at my first wardrobe fitting for Rachel Berry for Season Five! I've missed her so much."