First True Blood now Glee? Dianna Agron, Cory Monteith and Lea Michele cover November’s issue of GQ, and the trio certainly steams up the inside pages. The Gleeksters certainly take on some naughty school girl roleplay in the provocative shoot that has everyone talking, and the Parents Television Council all fired up.
So why are everyone’s panties in a bunch? Probably because Lea is only wearing underwear as she provocatively poses in a locker room and sucks on a lollipop, and Dianna fits into the role of sultry cheerleader showing off her gams and toned tummy.
As for Cory, he is dressed from head to go in normal dude gear — complete with sweaters and a varsity jacket.
The Parents Television Council isn’t happy about the racy spread, deeming it “disturbing.”
“It is disturbing that GQ, which is explicitly written for adult men, is sexualizing the actresses who play high school-aged characters on ‘Glee’ in this way,” PTC President Tim Winter said in a press release. “It borders on pedophilia. Sadly, this is just the latest example of the overt sexualization of young girls in entertainment.”
The team at GQ does not seem too concerned, however.
The mag’s rebuttal: “The Parents Television Council must not be watching much TV these days and should learn to divide reality from fantasy,” Jim Nelson, editor-in-chief of GQ, said in a statement defending his cover. “As often happens in Hollywood, these ‘kids’ are in their twenties. Cory Montieth’s almost 30! I think they’re old enough to do what they want.”
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