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Adam Lambert Wishes to Land a 'Glee' Role

January 25, 2012 (9:27 am) GMT
Asked what character he could possibly portray, the runner-up of 'American Idol' season 8 says he wants to play himself.

has revealed his hope to land a role on "". Praising the musical show for being "irresistible" and "charming", the "Whataya Want from Me" hitmaker said, "Hopefully, maybe now that I have some new music, I could go on there [starring on 'Glee']."

When asked by The Hollywood Reporter what role he wants to play, the runner-up on "" season 8 replied, "I want to just be me." He argued, "Why do I have to be a fictional character?"

Lambert admitted he was not into "Glee" when it first debuted. "When 'Glee' first came out, I was like, 'I don't really like this show'," he said. "But now I watch it... And you know what? I do think the show has an agenda, but I respect the agenda. I think it's a very brave agenda to try to push."

"I think that they're one of the few people that are doing it. So it's definitely one of a kind and very revolutionary in that way," the 29-year-old openly gay singer added. He further gushed that the -starring series is "so cute" because it "really paints a picture of what it's like to be an arts kid in high school."

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