“Glee” stars Lea Michele and Chris Colfer announced the reality star will appear on the popular FOX musical series, according to Bravo’s “Watch What Happens Live.”
“We found out that her real name is Linnethia … which I am obsessed with now,” Michele told “WWHL” host Andy Cohen. “She’s awesome. She plays the new swim coach … we literally raided her trailer.”
Leakes confirmed the news on Twitter, writing:
“The secret is out! YES I have a recurring role on GLEE! I’m coach Roz Washington the synchronized swim coach! So honored!”
Leakes followed the news with another Tweet: “Studying lines now! My memory is just gone LOL! Gotta head right back 2 Glee set after the holidays.”
No word yet as to whether Leakes’ famous refrain – “I’m rich, bitch!” – will make it into the Glee dialogue.