Matthew Morrison - Elton John Would Be Perfect For Glee Role
Matthew Morrison is keen for British singer Sir Elton John to play the part of Sue Sylvester's boyfriend in musical TV series 'Glee'.
The 32-year-old actor - who plays teacher Will Schuester in the musical TV series - thinks the openly gay musician to appear alongside Jane Lynch's character Sue Sylvester as a love interest because he is a "living legend".
He said: "We should find a spot for him to be on the show. That would be awesome. He's a living legend. He just brings such a great energy and a great validity to everything he does.
"He should do something with Jane Lynch. I think he should maybe play her boyfriend or some kind of love interest for her. I think that would be fun."
Elton - who recently became a father for the first time - appears on Matthew's upcoming debut album, and the actor-turned singer admits it was a fantastic opportunity to work with the 'Rocket Man' hitmaker.
He revealed to People: "I didn't believe it was actually happening. I actually felt like I was a bad singer because we were singing a couple of his songs, and you're so used to hearing that voice on these songs, and I'm like, 'I don't sound good on these songs.'
"It was supposed to be a secret that he was going to be on my album, but he's kind of telling everyone, so I guess we can talk about it. He's just the most loving man, and we had the best time. He was so giving and so supportive. We just had a ball."
If Elton was to accept a role on 'Glee' he would be the latest in a long line of guest stars to appear in the series. Previous additions to the cast have included Britney Spears, Gwyneth Paltrow and Neil Patrick Harris.