By Michael Gioia
01 Jul 2013
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On the upcoming fifth season, which will premiere on Fox in September, new cast members Melissa Benoist (Marley), Jacob Artist (Jake), Becca Tobin (Kitty), Blake Jenner (Ryder) and Alex Newell (Wade aka "Unique") will be promoted to series regulars.
Morris (Brittany), Salling (Puck), Riley (Mercedes) and Shum, Jr. (Mike) join original cast members Dianna Agron (Quinn) and Jayma Mays (Emma), whose characters were also downgraded last season.
"Glee" is produced by Ryan Murphy Television in association with 20th Century Fox Television. Murphy, Brad Falchuk, Ian Brennan and Dante Di Loreto serve as executive producers.