Get ready, Gleeks! Bruce Springsteen might be on his way to William McKinley High.
Recent rumors about an upcoming Springsteen tribute on “Glee” went one step further Monday morning when Showbiz Spy reported the New Jersey native could even make an on-screen appearance on the hit song and dance show.
“Bruce is such an all-American icon we thought it would be great to get him on board,” a show insider revealed. “His music is loved by everyone and it has such potential to fit into the show.”
If the deal gets past the “in talks” stage, Springsteen would play the part of Finn Hudson’s uncle, while the rest of the “Glee” gang perform Uncle Boss’s biggest hits.
News of the possible Springsteen-themed "Glee" episode recently made its way to show regular Jane Lynch.
"I hear rumors that we may do a Bruce Springsteen episode and I think something like that would be amazing,” the actress behind Sue Sylvester said in an interview with RTÉ Ten. “I'm a big fan!"