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Naya Rivera's Final TV Appearance Will Be On This Netflix Show

Naya Rivera's Final TV Appearance Will Be On This Netflix Show

Naya Rivera's 'Glee' Co-Stars Share Touching Tributes For the Late Star

Naya Rivera's 'Glee' Co-Stars Share Touching Tributes For the Late Star

Naya Rivera's Top 20 'Glee' Performances

Naya Rivera's Top 20 'Glee' Performances

Naya Rivera didn’t get her start there, but she sure rose to a household name during her time on Glee.

The late actress starred in all six seasons of the musical series as Santana Lopez, the cheerleader turned Gleek who dated Heather Morris‘ Brittany S Pierce.

During her time on the show, Naya took part in over 60 musical numbers, and even had her own solo numbers.

20th Century Fox TV, the studio behind Glee, shared their condolences on the heartbreaking loss of the star.

“Naya was a fierce talent with so much more to do and this is such a terrible tragedy. We are forever grateful for the indelible contribution she made to GLEE, from the first episode to the last. Our hearts are broken and our thoughts go out to her family, friends and young son,” they wrote on Twitter.

In remembering Naya and in honor of her performance as Santana Lopez, we took a look back at her musical numbers and hand picked 20 of her best ones, including duets, solos, and group performances.

Click through the slideshow to see Naya Rivera’s top Glee performances…

Celebrities Mourn The Tragic Loss of Naya Rivera

Celebrities Mourn The Tragic Loss of Naya Rivera

Many celebrities are paying their respects and mourning the loss of Naya Rivera.

It was confirmed on Monday (July 13) that the actress passed away, after her body was found in Lake Piru in California.

Authorities believe that the last thing Naya did was help make sure that her son Josey made it safely back onto the boat, but unfortunately didn’t have enough energy to save herself.

After news broke on Monday morning that search and rescuers had recovered a body, people started sharing messages for Naya, and more continued after it was confirmed to be her.

“Absolutley devastating. Her final act was saving her son, what a terrible loss. 💔,” Aimee Carrero shared on Twitter.

“Beautiful Naya Rivera, Rest In Peace. My thoughts and prayers are with your loved ones. You will be missed & never forgotten,” Becky G shared on her account.

Our continued thoughts go out to Naya Rivera‘s family, friends and loved ones.

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'Glee' Actress Naya Rivera Dead at 33 After Her Body Is Recovered in Lake Piru

'Glee' Actress Naya Rivera Dead at 33 After Her Body Is Recovered in Lake Piru

Naya Rivera has sadly passed away.

The 33-year-old Glee star’s body was recovered on Monday morning (July 13) after days of searching at Lake Piru in California.

Naya was out on a boating trip last Wednesday (July 8) with her four-year-old son Josey, and while they were swimming, she unfortunately was unable to make it back onto the boat.

“We are confident that the body we have found is that of Naya Rivera,” police said in a press conference on Monday afternoon. “There is no indication that this was foul play and no indication that this was a suicide.”

Naya is best know for her work on the hit show Glee, as well as Devious Maids, The Bernie Mac Show, and most recently starring in Step Up: Highwater.

Our thoughts are with Naya Rivera’s friends, family, and loved ones during this difficult time.

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'Glee' Co-Stars Pray For Naya Rivera's Safety After She Goes Missing

'Glee' Co-Stars Pray For Naya Rivera's Safety After She Goes Missing

Naya Rivera has been missing since Wednesday afternoon (July 8) after a boating trip with her son Josey.

The former Glee star went out to Lake Piru in California and rented a boat with her boy, but hasn’t been seen since.

Four-year-old Josey was found on their boat by himself on the lake and the search for Naya began. As of Thursday morning (July 9), authorities said the search and rescue mission has turned into a search and recovery mission, as she is presumed to be dead.

Many of Naya‘s former Glee co-stars have taken to social media throughout the night and next day asking for prayers for her safety and that she is found alive.

“love and hug on the people you can, while you can. I love you. Everyone please send out your prayers,” Chord Overstreet wrote on Twitter.

Demi Lovato, who played a love interest for Naya, wrote on her Instagram story, “Please pray for @nayarivera to be found safe and sound.”

Heather Morris, who played Brittany S. Pierce, also wrote on her Instagram story, “We need all the prayers we can get to bring our Naya back home to us. We need your love and light.”

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'Glee' Cast Perform at Radio City Music Hall In New York City - Throwback Thursday!

'Glee' Cast Perform at Radio City Music Hall In New York City - Throwback Thursday!

Happy Throwback Thursday!

On this day, May 28th, ten years ago in 2010, the cast of Glee hit the stage at the Radio City Music Hall in New York City for a sold out concert.

The McKinley High New Directions rocked stages in sold out venues across the United States after the show’s first season of the instant hit series had wrapped up.

Cory Monteith, Lea Michele, Jenna Ushkowitz, Chris Colfer, Kevin McHale, Amber Riley, Naya Rivera and more toured the country for the first Glee tour.

They performed hits “Don’t Stop Believin’”, “Somebody To Love”, “Don’t Rain On My Parade”, “Jump”, “Bust Your Windows”, “Like A Prayer”, “Bad Romance”, “Sweet Caroline” and more.

After the massive success of the first tour, and the first two seasons of Glee, the cast embarked on an even larger, world tour the next summer. The second concert tour was much bigger, many more costumes, and so many different performances from the New Directions kids and their rivals, The Warblers.

In case you missed it, Glee co-creator Ryan Murphy recently revealed that he would love to redo the pilot episode and include these two celeb BFFs!

Just last year, the cast celebrated the show’s 10th anniversary. See what they said!

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