"There’s a lot of careers that I respect and admire, but more than copying someone’s career I would like for others to be inspired by what I’ve achieved with time."
Lea Michele arriving to the Beverly Hot Springs Spa (October 18, 2014)
I was so excited to get to play a character who was so different than what I do every day. I focused on her mannerisms and the way she held herself and spoke. Since I’ve played one character on Glee for the past six and a half years, I wanted to make sure I played this character completely differently.
Glee’s Lea Michele on Her Sons of Anarchy Cameo
Lea Michele sounds positively Glee-ful (sorry!) about her role on this week’s Sons of Anarchy as Gertie, a truck-stop waitress who shares a smoke and some sob stories with Katey Sagal’s Gemma. “Any break I get on Glee, I watch Sons of Anarchy DVDs in my trailer,” Michele tells Vulture. “What they’ve done over the past seven seasons is so incredible. For me to get to be on the final season is really awesome.” See, we told you she was … well, you know.