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Idina Menzel (Nikki Nelson/

Mama's back.

Per Deadline, Idina Menzel is returning for the upcoming season of "Glee." Menzel is in final negotiations to reprise her role as Rachel's (Lea Michele) biological mother Shelby Corcoran. Her story arc will reportedly last for up to 12 episodes, which will involve the former Vocal Adrenaline coach joining the teaching staff at McKinley High. Viewers of season one will recall that Shelby left town after adopting Quinn (Dianna Agron) and Puck's (Mark Salling) baby.

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