Glee Season 5 Spoiler: Sam Gets a New Love Interest — What’s Her Connection to Lea Michele?
The Glee cast seems to be growing by the day, and now it looks like Sam Evans (Chord Overstreet) will be getting a new love interest in Season 5!
According to Deadline, actress Phoebe Strole has signed on for the recurring role. Phoebe is set to play Penny Owen, and her character is described as “a sophomore in college who wants to get into nursing school and who becomes Sam’s new love interest.”
Lea Michele (Rachel Berry) was actually the first to announce Phoebe’s casting when she tweeted the following on Aug. 22: