World Idol Jessica Sanchez to Join “Glee”

World Idol Jessica Sanchez to Join "Glee"The Hollywood reporter reports that American Idol runner-up Jessica Sanchez will join the cast of Glee for a number of episodes. Sanchez will appear in the series’ upcoming 4th season. No other details about her character have been released by Fox.

Glee is taking its Thursday pairing with American Idol to a whole new level. The Fox musical dramedy is thisclose to adding Idol Season 11 runner-up Jessica Sanchez for a multiepisode arc in its upcoming fourth season, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

Jessica Sanchez’s character are being kept under wraps but the singer would join the Ryan Murphy-Brad Falchuk series midway through Season 4 and join high-profile additions Sarah Jessica Parker and Kate Hudson, who have both signed on for multiple episodes.

This will be Sanchez’s first foray into acting after finishing second to Phillip Phillips in American Idol.