Bardem to Bring Spanish Heavy Metal to ‘Glee’

Javier BardemJavier Bardem: Gleek. The Oscar-winning actor is expected to join Ryan Murphy‘s Glee this season after having pitched the idea while working on the upcoming film Eat, Pray, Love.

The Ausiello Files blog reports that Bardem will play a rock star who befriends the Artie character.

“We’re going to rock the house,” Bardem told TAF. The actor said he became an unabashed Gleek after watching the entire first season in one week. “We’re going to do some heavy metal — Spanish heavy metal, which is the worst,” he added.