via press release:
NEW YORK – May 15, 2012 – Gleeks rejoice! Oxygen today revealed that the broadcast premiere of “The Glee Project” season two’s “Edge of Glory” music video, a song made famous by Lady Gaga, will air during the network’s fourth “Glee” marathon on Saturday, May 19 from 12PM-12AM ET/PT. Anticipating the return of the critically-acclaimed competition series, “The Glee Project” fans can catch a sneak peek of the 14 new contenders in performance-mode during the 10PM hour of the “Dance With Somebody” episode. After the prior “Glee” marathon on January 14 reached over 2.5 million viewers, top episodes from the second and third season will return to air on Oxygen. The network also announced a casting special, “The Glee Project Season 2: The Final 14,” which will air on Saturday, June 2 at 7PM ET/PT, followed by the previously announced “The Glee Project” season two premiere on Tuesday, June 5 at 10 PM ET/PT.
The hit single “Edge of Glory,” as performed by the newest season’s contenders, features “The Glee Project” cast as they arrive in Los Angeles and make their way to the studio to compete for the ultimate grand prize – a seven episode arc on “Glee.” Oxygen’s “Glee” marathon will get viewers caught up on fan favorite episodes from seasons two and three of “Glee,” including “Britney/Brittany,” “Hold on to Sixteen” and “Dance With Somebody,” leading into the “Glee” season three finale, Tuesday, May 22 at 9 PM ET/PT on Fox.
Additionally, during the marathon on May 19, fans can log on to www.OxygenLive.com at 10 PM ET/PT for a chat with season one winner Samuel Larsen.
Fans can get all of the latest info about “The Glee Project” and how to follow the contenders from our official Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/thegleeproject and by following “The Glee Project” on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/thegleeproject. Additionally, viewers can log on to www.Oxygen.com for a more in depth look at each contender and to meet the judges, complete with photo galleries and video.
“The Glee Project” is produced by Ryan Murphy Television and Embassy Row with Ryan Murphy, Dante Di Loreto, Michael Davies and Shauna Minoprio serving as executive producers.