Demi Lovato is returning to acting in a big way. The singer and “X Factor” judge will be guest starring in “Glee” as the musical TV series on FOX enters into its fifth season. The show is perfect for Lovato to showcase her acting and singing skills and according to People Magazine on August 27, she will also be romancing Naya Rivera’s character Santana as the show explores a new gay romance.
Lovato tweeted that she is “excited”about joining the cast and the chance to be around some great friends.
“I can’t believe I’m going back to acting but the best part about it is that I get to act/sing with some of my really great friends.”
Rivera is also excited about Demi Lovato being apart of the show, the "Glee" star revealed during the 2013 MTV Music Awards that Lovato will be playing her love interest on the show. Rivera’s character, Santana, has been romantically linked to Brittany played by Heather Morris. But a break up and news that Morris is not returning as a regular has freed up Santana for a new romance.
Demi Lovato will make her debut during the Beatles episode as both Demi’s character and Santana are rumored to be singing “Here Comes the Sun”.
Lovato isn’t the only singer guest starring in season 5. Adam Lambert will also make appearances.
“Glee” premieres Sept. 26 on FOX.