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Catchy dance tunes turn up the summer heat

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PALTROW. Performed “Happy” in the 100th episode of “Glee.”

Steve Carell and Gru’s Minions were kept appropriately loopy by the theme song of “Despicable Me 2” throughout the animated feature’s shoot. Pharrell Williams’ Oscar-nominated ditty, “Happy,” is so relentlessly catchy that it got Meryl Streep, Amy Adams and Lupita Nyong’o unabashedly grooving to it at the Oscars last month.

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Lea Michele sings about love and tragic loss in ‘Louder’

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MICHELE. Mixed results for “Glee’s” theater-honed ingénue.

Lea Michele hasn’t spoken much about the shocking death of her boyfriend, Cory Monteith—who died from heroin and alcohol overdose in July last year. In her all-original debut album, “Louder,” which bows at No. 5 on the Billboard 200 this week, “Glee’s” theater-honed ingénue finally shares her thoughts about the tragic incident:

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Bullock, ‘Glee’ poised for People’s Choice Awards

Sandra Bullock.  AP FILE PHOTO

The most popular stars in television, music and film – including the cast of “Glee,” Katy Perry and Sandra Bullock — are up for honors at Wednesday night’s People’s Choice Awards.

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‘Glee’s Darren Criss starts fundraiser for ‘Yolanda’ relief

Darren Criss. AP FILE PHOTO

Darren Criss, the half-Filipino actor in the hit TV show “Glee,” is doing a fundraiser for World Food Program for ‘Yolanda’ relief.

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Sparkling covers in ‘Glee’s’ Beatles tribute

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MICHELE. Captures the timelessness of the Fab Four’s biggest hits

“Glee” is getting a big boost from The Beatles’ songbook, with Lea Michele, Darren Criss, Demi Lovato and company serving Paul McCartney, John Lennon, Ringo Starr and George Harrison’s iconic tunes well in the first two episodes (“Love, Love, Love” and “Tina in the Sky with Diamonds”) of the musical series’ much buzzed-about fifth season. [...]

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Tribute to a fallen character–and star

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THE CAST of the high school musical drama “Glee” said goodbye to Finn Hudson, the beloved singer-quarterback, while paying tribute to Cory Monteith (extreme left photo), the late actor who had portrayed him, in a much-anticipated episode. AP

When “Glee” star Cory Monteith died a few months ago due to drug-related causes, the hit show’s many fans were left shocked and bereft. His costars felt the unexpected loss even more, especially his real-life love, Lea Michele. That early, people were already wondering how the series would deal with the loss of its lead actor and the departure of the central character he portrayed.

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‘Glee’ keeps its storytelling eventful

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MICHELE. Sense of overfamiliarity is a dampener for her musical series.

The fifth season of “Glee” started telecasting last Friday, Sept. 27, on Etc., and it made sure that it kept its storytelling eventful: Jane Lynch’s character was even nastier and more vindictive than usual, planting bogus “evidence” to get the school’s principal fired, so she could replace him. This makes her more powerful on campus, so the (many) people she dislikes and hates should watch out!

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A fallen actor mourned in a ‘Glee’ tribute

Cory Monteith. AP Photo

“Glee” said goodbye to Finn, its beloved singer-quarterback, while paying tribute to Cory Monteith, the late actor who had portrayed him, in a highly anticipated episode of the Fox high school musical drama that aired Thursday.

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‘Glee’ changes, and stays the same

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NAYA Rivera and Demi Lovato in “Glee”

It’s more of the same for TV musical series “Glee,” storywise, after some major lineup and status quo shake-ups last season. The show has become even more empowering for the outsider, however, reiterating its importance in today’s TV landscape.

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Hectic highlights heat up ‘Glee’

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MONTEITH. Closure needed for his character’s dramatic and thespic arc. AP FILE PHOTO

We used to watch “Glee” quite regularly—until we felt that the show had been extended for one season too many, and had therefore overstayed its welcome—as least as far as we were concerned. But, last month, while channel-surfing as is our usual wont, we caught one of the show’s last telecasts for Season Four, and found it more eventful than usual.

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Fox: ‘Glee’ Monteith tribute to address addiction

Cory Monteith. AP Photo

Cory Monteith’s addiction-related death will be addressed in the “Glee” episode bidding farewell to his character, Finn Hudson, a Fox executive said Thursday.

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Gone too soon

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MONTEITH. Shocking “exit.”

Even as the show biz world is reeling from the shocking report that 31-year-old “Glee” star Cory Monteith was found dead in a hotel room last week from mixed drug toxicity/heroin and alcohol overdose, trivia buffs recall the many other luminaries who unexpectedly passed away long before they turned 40.

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