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'Glee' to Do Disco in Honor of The Bee Gees

January 16, 2012 (6:47 am) GMT
Ryan Murphy says he will offer a cameo to John Travolta in an April episode, which will feature a take on the legendary band's 'Saturday Night Fever' soundtrack.

While gleeks are anticipating for a tribute episode, Ryan Murphy is already preparing another special outing of "". The show's creator recently revealed to TV Guide that he plans to do an episode to honor The ' "Saturday Night Fever" soundtrack.

"We've never done disco on the show, but I'm interested in the genius of The Bee Gees," Murphy gushed, hinting at a music genre that will be featured in the April episode. Asked if who starred in the 1977 film will make appearance, he promised, "I would ask him."

"Travolta and [Finn] became close friends at a party when Cory told him he'd seen 'Broken Arrow' [Travolta's 1996 movie] 20 times. Travolta sent him an autographed copy of the DVD," Murphy gushed. Sharing a possible storyline for Travolta, he added, "Maybe we'll have them dance in a Finn dream sequence."

"Glee" will return from a holiday hiatus on Tuesday, January 17 with "Yes/No" which will feature the New Directions covering "Summer Nights" from Travolta's 1978 film "Grease". The MJ tribute episode, meanwhile, will air on January 31.

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