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Alex Newell from "The Glee Project" was one of the contestants in Season 1 of the Oxygen reality talent competition series vying for a recurring role in FOX's "Glee." Despite finishing as a runner up, he was cast as Wade Adams in "Glee," who performs in drag as "Unique." Newell is from Lynn, Massachusetts.

Alex Newell ("Glee Project") has been a performer since he was a toddler, and has been performing in amateur shows since high school. He lost his father to cancer at the age of six and finding
Alex Newell in "Glee Project"
Alex Newell Glee Project
his love for acting and singing has helped him find a way to express his emotions. Extracurricular activities such as church choir, school choir, improv club and costume design keep him extremely busy. He has tremendous range and has the ability to tackle any lead role—both male or female! Alex was one of the 34,000 people to submit an audition video for "The Glee Project" via MySpace.


Hometown: Lynn, MA

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