Chris Colfer hacked? 'Glee' star tweets he was 'let go' before Season 6 [UPDATED]
UPDATE 1:37 p.m. ET: Gleeks can all breathe a sigh of relief -- Colfer's manager tells The Hollywood Reporter that the star's Twitter account was hacked, and he will be returning to the show for its abbreviated final season.
UPDATE: 1:54 p.m. ET: Twentieth Century Fox, which produces "Glee," has also confirmed that the Tweet was false.
We've been alerted that Chris Colfer's twitter account has been hacked. Rumors of his dismissal from Glee could not be further from the...-- 20th Century Fox TV (@20centuryfoxTV) July 3, 2014
...truth. We love Chris and look forward to working with him again this season.-- 20th Century Fox TV (@20centuryfoxTV) July 3, 2014
See the original Tweet below.
Zap2it reached out for comment from FOX, but had not heard back at posting time. No word on what this could mean for the future of the show, which is set to return for Season 6 at some undetermined point in 2015, likely with a reduced episode order.