Marlee Matlin to Judge Nationals on Glee Season 5

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The future of New Directions will partly be in the hands of Marlee Matlin.

The deaf actress (Switched at Birth) confirmed via Twitter this week that she will guest star on Glee Season 5 as herself, coming on board a spring episode as one of the judges at Nationals.

Matlin posted the following photo online of herself on set, standing happily alongside Darren Criss (Blaine), Chord Overstreet (Sam) and Skylar Astin, who will also guest star in 2014 as a competitor for New Directions named Jean-Baptise.

Marlee Matlin on Glee Set

The series returns on February 25 and will shift to Tuesdays.

In the meantime, you can watch Glee online in order to catch up or relive your favorite episodes.

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