Before you ask, no, the terrifying dummies in Glee were not used for ‘Thriller’ / ‘Heads Will Roll’.
Glee has been in the news a lot recently. After Samantha Ware accused Lea Michele of bad behaviour on set, a tidal wave of allegations pilled against her resulting in a very odd non-apology apology.
We spoke about the Lea Michele backlash on this episode of It’s Been A Big Day For…
Perhaps because of this, Glee has been in the news so much recently and it looks like it’s getting a revisit from OG fans. Subsequently, we’re seeing things a little differently the second time around. And yes, it’s creepy.
In addition to noticing the numerous celebrity guest stars on the show, some users are noticing some real dodgy stuff happening in the background. For this instance, we’re going to have to cast your mind back to Season 4, Episode 8 (“Thanksgiving”) as the judges at Sectionals are being introduced to the audience.
TikTok user @kellysipos uploaded a now-viral video, outing Glee’s use of dummies in the auditorium scenes of the show. “So I’m just noticing in Glee there are dummies in the crowd, I feel like I’m in the House of Wax man,” @kellysipos narrates as she takes her viewers frame-by-frame of the dodgy Glee background work. You can watch the full TikTok here, but, don’t worry, we’ve gone back and found the footage for you.
Just look at this mess.
Like, this has to be a joke…
Can you please explain this, Ryan Murphy?
Can you just imagine being the extra that was hired that day? We’re going to assume they had trouble sleeping that night.
For more shocking tv show revisits, we uncovered a whole bunch of Gossip Girl fashion fails here.
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