How do you overshadow the casting of an American Idol runner-up?
By hinting that a two-time Oscar nominee has agreed to come on board your show.
Not long after Jessica Sanchez was confirmed as a Season 4 guest star, Ryan Murphy Tweeted that he "asked the incredible Bette Midler to be on Glee in front of 1,000 people" and she said "yes!"
The series creator added that he's "plotting" the cameo now and asked followers: "Who should she play?"
You heard him, TV Fanatics. Weigh in now!