Samantha Marie Ware is a actress and singer. She is known for portraying Jane Hayward in the sixth season of Glee, as well as Angela Archer in the Netflix series What/If. Ware also played Lily in the Nike web series Margot vs. Lily.
Ware and some of her former cast mates exposed Lea Michele for her alleged racist and abusive behavior.
Michele tweeted in support of justice for George Floyd and the Black Lives Matter movement on Saturday, but was, in turn, called out for her “traumatic microagressions” on the set of the hit TV show! Castmate Samantha Ware, who played the role of Jane Hayward during the series’ final season.
On Twitter, the discussion started after Glee’s Lea Michele tweeted:
” George Floyd didn’t deserve this. This was not an isolated incident and must end. #Blacklivematter “
Samantha Ware who work on Glee with Michele replied:
” LMAO YOU REMEMBER WHEN YOU DID MY FIRST WORK ON TELEVISION A HELL?!?! BECAUSE I WILL NEVER FORGET. I THINK YOU TOLD EVERYONE THAT IF YOU HAD THE CHANCE YOUR ” SHIT ON MY HAIR ” BETWEEN OTHER TRAUMATIC MICROAGRESSIONS THAT MADE ME QUESTION A RACE IN HOLYWOOD…”
This tweet was shared by Alex Newell also an actor on Glee (and celebrity drag race contestant). Willam also joined the thread and answered Alex:
” Read I treat myself inhumanly so I left the set of Glee. The popcorn passed “
We had the opportunity to talk to Samantha Ware about her Twitter exchange with Lea Michele. Ware also spoke on What/IF and her upcoming projects.