Is Lea Michele a real-life Regina George?
In a slew of accusations solid by former Glee co-star Samantha Marie Ware, the actress referred to as out the previous Scream Queens star for her conduct on set whereas filming the ultimate season of the hit Fox tv collection after Lea tweeted in regards to the tragic demise of George Floyd.
Lea, who is thought for portraying Rachel Berry in Glee, tweeted: “George Floyd didn’t deserve this. This was not an remoted incident and it should finish. #BlackLivesMatter.”
Samantha responded to her former co-star’s tweet, recalling how the actress made her life a “dwelling hell” whereas filming Season 6. And, this isn’t the primary co-star who has made accusations towards Lea for her conduct towards them.
Former ‘Glee’ co-stars name out Lea Michele’s imply conduct on set.
Samantha, who performed Jane Hayward on Glee, responded to Lea’s remark, writing, “LMAO REMEMBER WHEN YOU MADE MY FIRST TELEVISION GIG A LIVING HELL?!?! CAUSE ILL NEVER FORGET. I BELIEVE YOU TOLD EVERYONE THAT IF YOU HAD THE OPPORTUNITY YOU WOULD ‘S–T IN MY WIG!’ AMONGST OTHER TRAUMATIC MICROAGGRESSIONS THAT MADE ME QUESTION A CAREER IN HOLLYWOOD…”
After the 28-year-old tweeted about Lea’s alleged conduct, different actors got here ahead recalling their not-so-great experiences working together with her. Black Lightning actor Dabier, who appeared in a 2014 episode of Glee, wrote: “Woman, you wouldn’t let me sit on the desk with the opposite solid members trigger ‘I didn’t belong there.’ F–k you Lea.”
Seemingly displaying their assist for Samantha’s assertion, Alex Newell, who performed vocalist Distinctive Adams, commented on her publish with a “Get her, Jade” GIF.
Lea’s former co-star Amber Riley, who performed Mercedes Jones on the hit collection, tweeted a GIF of herself sipping tea.
Jeanté Godlock, who is thought for portraying Olympic gymnast Simone Biles within the film The Simone Biles Story, commented: “Did someone say cockroaches? as a result of that’s what she used to confer with the background as on the set of Glee. however we develop up and we don’t keep background without end sooooo… “
Rumors of Lea Michele’s mean-girl persona have been round for years.
Previous to Samantha’s remark concerning Lea’s conduct, rumors swirled about her icy persona years in the past through the present’s run from 2009 till 2015. There have been stories of a feud between the actress and her co-star Naya Rivera.
Placing the rumors to relaxation (type of) in her 2016 memoir Sorry Not Sorry: Desires, Errors and Rising Up, Naya talked about her relationship with Lea.
“One of many Glee writers as soon as stated that Lea and I have been like two sides of the identical battery and that about sums us up. We’re each robust willed and aggressive — not simply with one another however with everybody — and that’s not combination,” she wrote. Including, “Lea and I undoubtedly weren’t the perfect of pals, and I doubt we’ll ever sit on her sofa and eat kale collectively once more, however the rumors of our ‘feud’ have been blown out of proportion.”
Principally, it appears they tolerated each other for work.
In a 2011 interview with J-14 journal, singer / actress Hailee Steinfeld recalled her encounter with Lea.
“Once I was auditioning for True Grit, I used to be on the Paramount lot. I used to be sporting garments from the 1800s that have been large and uncomfortable. …Glee additionally movies on the lot and I really like that present.” She continued, “I noticed Lea Michele simply strolling to her trailer, and I used to be like, ‘That is the lady from Glee. I’ve acquired to go ask for her autograph!’
Nonetheless, when she went as much as ask for her signature, Lea walked away and a man got here up and informed her it was not time. Hailee informed the magazine: “I used to be so unhappy! I used to be virtually crying on the way in which residence.”