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Monday, August 22, 2011

Irish Singer Damian McGinty Wins Role on Glee Project

Damian McGinty from Derry, Northern Ireland, a member of the famous singing group Celtic Thunder, has been named the winner of the Glee Project competition, announced in Los Angeles at the conclusion of the show.

McGinty, along with co-winner Samuel Larson, will appear in guest roles in seven episodes of the hit show, Glee on Fox TV.  For coverage by Hollywood Reporter, click here.

Over 40,000 people applied for the two coveted spots last December.

"It is a huge step in my bid to be a successful recording artist," Damian said.  "I am joining such a massive force.  I feel honored, I feel amazed, I just feel incredible." 

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