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Canadian actor/singer Nolan Gerard Funk has been added to the cast of Glee as the leader of the Dalton Academy Warblers, TV Line reports. His recurring character, Hunter, will try to convince Blaine (Darren Criss) to return to the group to compete for the national championships.

Funk is a stage and screen veteran who starred in the Broadway revival of Bye Bye Birdie, as well as Aliens in America.

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Hunter will first appear in Episode 7 of the current season.

Glee airs Thursdays at 9/8c on Fox.