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GET YOUR “GLEE” ON WITH EXCLUSIVE AUCTION FEATURING THE SHOW’S MOST CHERISHED MEMORIES

 ONE TIME AUCTION EVENT

PRESENTED BY TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX CONSUMER PRODUCTS AND PROFILES IN HISTORY, SEPT. 17-18

  • “GLEE: The Official Show Auction” offers more than 1,500 of the most memorable items from GLEE.
  • Memorabilia includes props and costumes from the show’s stars Lea Michele, Matthew Morrison, Jane Lynch, Chris Colfer, Naya Rivera, Kevin McHale and more.
  • Also available are costumes worn by celebrity guest stars Gwyneth Paltrow, Kate Hudson, Britney Spears, Lindsay Lohan, Adam Lambert, Demi Lovato and more.
  • Designer items from Tom Ford, Prada, Marc Jacobs, Diane Von Furstenberg, Helmut Lang, Badgley Mischka, Diesel and more will also be available.

For Immediate Release:
LOS ANGELES,  2015—“Gleeks” everywhere can now own a piece of GLEE history as Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products and Profiles In History partner to present “GLEE: The Official Show Auction” on September 17 and 18, 2015. This one-of-a-kind online auction event will allow fans to purchase props and costumes from the six-time Emmy® award-winning show’s iconic run, all at affordable prices via http://gleetheauction.com in association with invaluable.com and eBay Live Auctions.

More than 1,500 iconic memorabilia items will be available for purchase including set pieces, props and costumes worn and used by cast members. Also included are costumes worn by many of GLEE’s notable guest stars, from Gwyneth Paltrow to Kate Hudson, and items used in some of the show’s most iconic and emotional scenes. These incredible, nostalgic pieces will take fans back to the musical halls of McKinley High School.

“We are thrilled to be holding the GLEE auction, an event created especially for the fans of this beloved groundbreaking show,” said Joe Maddalena, President, Profiles in History. “Bidding begins at very reasonable prices, even for various couture items so everyone has the opportunity to get a piece from their favorite character or memorable moment of this treasured TV series.”

“It’s exciting to be able to offer so many great items to GLEE fans worldwide,” said David Goodrich, VP of E-Commerce Licensing and Digital Strategy, Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products. “Fans have always been extremely passionate about the show, and we are elated to finally give them the chance to own unique pieces and become part of preserving the show’s legacy.”

Auction Highlights:
The online auction will feature key items from the stars who roamed the halls of McKinley High, from key members of New Directions to some of the series’ most talked about celebrity guest stars. Highlights include:

  • “Cheerios,” football props belonging to Santana Lopez, Quinn Fabray, Brittany Pierce, Mercedes Jones, Kurt Hummel and more
  • A collection of 15 original handmade GLEE character hand puppets from the “Puppet Master” episode
  • Artie Abrams’ signature wheelchair
  • The “Sugar Shack” neon sign
  • Sue Sylvester’s iconic “Cheerios” office furniture and set decoration
  • A set of (3) sparkly red Glee speakers and an amplifier
  • Blaine Anderson and Kurt’s Dalton’s “Warblers” uniforms complete with iconic blue and red blazers
  • Engagement rings for Emma Pillsbury/Will Schuester and Kurt Hummel/Blaine Anderson
  • Wedding dresses for Rachel Berry, Emma Pillsbury, Sue Sylvester, Santana Lopez and Brittany Pierce
  • Costumes worn by celebrity guest stars including, Kate Hudson, Adam Lambert, Gwyneth Paltrow, Whoopi Goldberg, Demi Lovato, Idina Menzel, Brittney Spears, Lindsey Lohan and many more

 

(pictured above: A Marc Jacobs Skirt worn by Gwyneth Paltrow)

(pictured above: Original handmade “GLEE” hand puppets from the “Puppet Master” episode)

 

GLEE “Head of the Class” Pre-Registration Raffle
As an added bonus, GLEE fans who register early for the auction, prior to September 17th, will be automatically entered into a raffle to win items from the show . Contestants can register by logging onto http://gleetheauction.com.

Auction Details
“GLEE: The Official Show Auction” will take place on September 17 and 18 beginning at 10 AM PDT. Items will be available globally and all sales will take place online at http://gleetheauction.com in association with Invaluable.com and eBay Live Auctions. The Profiles in History offices are located at 26662 Agoura Road, Calabasas, CA 91302; Phone: 310-859-7701.

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About Profiles In History
Founded in 1985 by Joseph Maddalena, Profiles in History is the nation’s leading dealer of guaranteed-authentic original historical autographs, letters, documents, vintage signed photographs and manuscripts and original Hollywood Memorabilia. www.profilesinhistory.com

About Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products

A division of 21st Century Fox and recognized industry leader, Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products licenses and markets properties worldwide on behalf of Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Twentieth Century Fox Television and Fox Broadcasting Company, as well as third party lines. The division is aligned with Twentieth Century Fox Television, the flagship studio leading the industry in supplying award-winning and blockbuster primetime television programming and entertainment content

About GLEE
GLEE was a groundbreaking cultural phenomenon created by Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk and Ian Brennan. The acclaimed show transcended musical genres, broke down barriers and uplifted viewers with exhilarating performances. Over the series remarkable six season journey it received multiple prestigious honors including winning six Emmy® Awards*, selling over 62 million songs, 13 million albums, 2.5 million DVDs and single-handedly making glee clubs cool again. GLEE began when high school Spanish teacher Will Schuester (Matthew Morrison) set out to transform a group of singers and dancers into performers worthy of the coveted National trophy, the courageous teens ultimately transform and become young adults who come to terms with acceptance, competition, love and loss. GLEE’s final season featured a beloved cast, including Chris Colfer, Darren Criss, Jane Lynch, Kevin McHale, Lea Michele, Matthew Morrison, Chord Overstreet and Amber Riley, along with celebrated guest stars.

GLEE was produced by Ryan Murphy Television in association with 20th Century Fox Television. Murphy, Falchuk, Brennan and Dante Di Loreto served as executive producers. Become a fan of GLEE on Facebook at www.facebook.com/glee. Follow the series on Twitter at www.twitter.com/gleeonfox and join the conversation at #Glee.

*2011, Comedy Series: Guest Actress (Gwyneth Paltrow), Casting. 2010, Comedy Series: Directing, Supporting Actress (Jane Lynch), Guest Actor (Neil Patrick Harris). 2010, Comedy or Drama Series {One Hour}: Sound Mixing.

CONTACT:

Profiles In History

Gita Amar

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(917) 334-9369