Before They Were ‘Glee’ Stars (PHOTOS)

The stars of Fox’s Glee are pretty much on fire ahead of the musical sensation’s second season premiere — but Hollywood wasn’t always so kind to Lea Michele, Cory Montieth and Matthew Morrison. Success seems even sweeter for these newly-minted stars because back in the day, they were mere extras, taking on bit parts in short-lived TV shows and horror flicks alike.

Click through to reminisce on the humble beginnings of your now super-hot Glee cast and tell us, dear Gleeks – which of the singing, dancing talents has come the farthest?