Patty Duke and Meredith Baxter Will Appear on Season Finale of Fox's "Glee"
15 Apr 2013
Oscar winner Patty Duke and Emmy Award nominee Meredith Baxter will guest star on the Season Four finale of the Fox hit musical series "Glee," according to Deadline.com.
On the hour-long finale, set to air May 9 from 9-10 PM ET, Duke and Baxter will play a longtime lesbian couple. Blaine Anderson, played on the series by Darren Criss, will encounter Duke's character at a jewelry store, where he is shopping for an engagement ring for Kurt (Chris Colfer).
Duke originated the role of Helen Keller on Broadway in The Miracle Worker and later reprised her role on screen in 1962, earning the Academy Award for her performance. She has also been seen on Broadway in Isle of Children and Oklahoma!
Baxter is an Emmy Award nominee for her work on "Family," "A Woman Scorned: The Betty Broderick Story" and "CBS Schoolbreak Special."
For performance highlights from this season's recent episodes, click here.
Holed up in a seedy motel on the edge of the Mojave Desert, two former lovers unpack the deep secrets and dark desires of their tangled relationship, passionately tearing each other apart. Led by director Daniel Aukin (Back Back Back at MTC, 4,000 Miles), Tony winner Nina Arianda (Venus in Fur at MTC, Born Yesterday) and Sam Rockwell (A Behanding in Spokane, The Way Way Back) bring an explosive intensity to Sam Shepard’s (Buried Child, True West) landmark myth of the new Wild West.