June 30, 2013 13:28:24 GMT
There will reportedly be more Marley, Jake, Kitty, Ryder and Unique in the upcoming season of the FOX hit series.
With more familiar faces graduating next season, "Glee" is looking to give bigger roles to some of the cast introduced in the fourth season. Rumor has it, Melissa Benoist, Jacob Artist and Becca Tobin are among those promoted to become the series regulars.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Marley, Jake and Kitty will become the center story in the upcoming season along with Ryder and Wade "Unique" Adams portrayed by "The Glee Project" alums Blake Jenner and Alex Newell respectively.
The news comes on heels of report that Heather Morris (Brittany), Mark Salling (Puck), Amber Riley (Mercedes) and Harry Shum Jr. (Mike) have been downgraded from the series regulars. Still, they are expected to make occasional guest appearances.