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The Movie Matthew Morrison Has 'Seen A Million Times'


Matthew talks about his all-time favorite movie (if you don't know it already, you might want to check out our Facts & Trivia page) with NPR.

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Posted on 22 Jun 2013 by Valentina
Matthew chats with Graham Norton on BBC Radio 2: listen!
Public Events --> 2013 --> Graham Norton Show on BBC Radio 2 (June 22)



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Matthew chatted with Graham Norton this morning on his radio show on BBC Radio 2. Listen below!







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Morrison has dreams of daddyhood


Matthew Morrison has revealed he would love to become a father.

The Glee star, who is best known for playing choir master Will Schuester on the show, is dating singer Renee Puente.

"Professionally, I feel like I've conquered a lot of my goals so personally, I'd like to start a family sometime in the near future," he said.

"I want to go down that road and give my life that fullness and explore that meaning of being a father myself one day could bring. So that's a goal of mine eventually. I'm excited about that absolutely."

Matthew, whose new album Where It All Began is out now, admitted he's thrilled about the thought of being a dad.

"There's an inevitable kind of dauntingness that comes along with bringing a child up in this crazy world that we live in, but I want to fully know love and know selflessness. And I don't think there's any more selflessness than raising a kid. Then life is definitely not about you," he continued.

The 34-year-old, who was formerly engaged to actress Chrishell Stause, previously said: "I met Renee at a Grammy party about two years ago. It was definitely one of those things - she walked into the room and she took my breath away, she's gorgeous.

"It's funny - you date your whole life and you definitely know what you want and what you don't want from going through the ringer, but Renee is definitely the one."

(c) Press Association Ltd. 2013

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Fact and fiction collide as ‘Glee’ actor Matthew Morrison plans to open peforming arts schools for talented kids
US star tells Adam Sherwin he hopes to open a global network of schools to train tomorrow’s talent



As the irrepressible “Mr Schue”, Matthew Morrison inspires the talented students of McKinley High School to live out their musical dreams on stage.

Now the Glee actor is hoping to launch his own international network of performing arts schools to combat cuts in music provision which he fears could prevent a generation of youngsters from achieving their potential.

The hit US series Glee, in which a gaggle of precocious students perform spectacular reinventions of classic songs under the tutelage of Morrison’s character Will Schuester, has encouraged a generation of teenagers to form their own choral societies.

But the Tony and Golden Globe-nominated star, 34, has disclosed his plan to create real-life “Glee schools”. “My focus is on arts education. I’m trying to create an accredited school programme that would go nationwide and hopefully global eventually,” he said. “It’s kind of modelled after the performing arts school I went to [New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts]. It would be great to have one in London. It’s something I’d like to talk to Andrew Lloyd Webber about.”

In the latest series of Glee, now shown on Sky, Mr Schuester goes to Washington to lobby politicians on the importance of arts education. It is a passion which drives the actor in real life. “I don’t know why music is the first thing to get cut,” said Morrison, who spoke to students at Highbury Grove School in north London during his visit to the capital this week.

“I am the product of a public arts education and I wouldn’t be where I am today if I hadn’t found that passion at a young age. I think it’s a shame and a travesty to cut that stuff.”

Morrison is working on “an accredited programme”. “You’d have to keep up the grades to be involved,” he said. “It would have a big element of under-privileged kids, I think that’s important. It’s also been proven that music helps you in science and maths.”

Morrison’s classes will teach aspirants how to deliver a tune, an endangered skill. “There’s something about storytelling that’s been lost in music,” he said. “A lot of people go on talent shows and even though they can be great singers, it’s more about vocal acrobatics let’s go to the circus. They should be worried about ‘what am I singing about? What is the meaning of this song?’ When I’m on stage I go into a different character almost for every song, and treat it like a monologue. I feel like I’m really acting these songs. I feel that’s been lost a little bit.” Morrison, who was born in California, built his career on the New York stage and is using a hiatus during Glee to release an album of show tunes and Broadway standards, Where It All Began. Its swinging interpretations of “Singin’ In The Rain” and a duet with Smokey Robinson are designed to bring the songs a new audience.

But the actor, whose big break was starring in Hairspray on Broadway, fears the overnight sensations created through talent shows like The Voice UK, which reaches its climax tonight, lack the chops to build a career. “Those shows make it look so easy,” he said. “A lot of people on them like singing but they want to be stars. They’re in it for the wrong reasons.

“What scares me about these shows is that a lot of people aren’t properly trained so they’re wrecking their voices because they don’t know how to sing properly. There’s something about paying your dues and going through rejection. I was very excited when I got a Broadway role where my character actually had a name. Now I’m on a global TV show and I’m a lot more recognisable, but I think that I’ve earned it.”

Morrison is proud Glee has placed issues like teenage homosexuality and bullying at the heart of a network drama. He has become a vocal advocate for gay rights, and wishes more of straight actors like him would raise their voices too. “I just think it’s ridiculous that a loving and committed gay or lesbian couple can’t get married just because they’re different. The case is more impactful when it comes from a straight person because the people you’re trying to persuade may not buy into it when they see a gay person talking.”

Morrison, who hopes to settle down with his model girlfriend Renee Puente, said that even among his generation of actors, “there’s still a lot of people who are afraid to come out.”

Glee, a hit from its 2009 launch, has been picked up for two more seasons, with Morrison tied in for the option of a seventh year. “I have missed opportunities to do some films,” admits the actor who starred alongside Cameron Diaz and Jennifer Lopez in the recent film What To Expect When You’re Expecting. “But it’s a lot of actors’ dream of getting steady employment like this. I’m not complaining.”

Morrison says that when Glee does end he will return to the stage, with a West End debut top of his wish-list. “I’m trying to find the right project and the West End is being talked about right now. Willy Wonka? [in Sam Mendes’s new Charlie and the Chocolate Factory musical]. Gosh what a great role. I can’t wait to see it. I’ll have a word with Sam.”

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"Where It All Began": Album signing at HMV Oxford Street in London and JemmRadio interview!
Matthew attends an album signing at HMV Oxford Street in London, UK, on June 21 (HQ pictures).

Public Events --> 2013 --> Album signing at HMV Oxford Street - London (June 21)




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N-Debz from JemmRadio Meet Matthew Morrison

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