'Glee': Idina Menzel returns as Shelby, what did you think?


We have to admit -- despite being huge fans of Idina Menzel, we were skeptical when her extended "Glee" arc was announced this season, particularly after Ryan Murphy insisted that he was nixing the stunt guest star appearances.But after seeing her first appearance in the Tuesday, Sept 27 episode, we're once again sold on Shelby Corcoran. Menzel fits seamlessly into the "Glee" universe and serves to enhance the stories of the regular cast, rather than hog screen time from them.Shelby is once again a foil to Will (Matthew Morrison), as she's been hired to lead a competing show choir group at McKinley High. These two are worthy adversaries, and we're looking forward to seeing how Shelby fits into the teacher's lounge lunch group. We can't wait to see her go toe-to-toe with Sue Sylvester (Jane Lynch) in particular.As Rachel's birth mother, Shelby also shares a bittersweet story with Lea Michele's character. We're not sure where...



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