Jeff Goldblum; Brian Stokes Michell
After much speculation, Glee has cast (and revealed the identities of) Rachel's gay dads.
Law & Order alum Jeff Goldblum and Broadway star Brian Stokes Mitchell have landed the roles, TVLine reports. The duo will play Hiram and LeRoy Berry, the adoptive fathers of Rachel (Lea Michele).
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Both Goldblum and Mitchell will display their singing chops on their debut, set for Feb. 14. The Valentine's Day episode is titled "Heart."
Both men have impressive television and
theater resumes. Besides being an skilled jazz pianist, Goldblum has starred in Broadway's Tony-winning musical Two Gentlemen of Verona
. He's also currently in IFC's Portlandia
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Aside from his stints on Ugly Betty
, Mitchell has appeared on Broadway in Man of La Mancha
, and Kiss Me Kate
— for which he won a Tony in 2000.
What do you think of the casting? Are Goldblum and Mitchell the right men for the job?