Demi Lovato puts 'Glee' role in perspective

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Demi Lovato stopped by Ryan Seacrest's radio show Wednesday, where she talked about her new role as Naya Rivera's love interest on "Glee." "I don't want people to take from this, 'Oh my God, Demi is kissing a girl.' I want people to take from it that this is actually an incredible step in our generation today where I'm able to play a young lesbian on prime-time TV," she said. "I'm honored to be able to hopefully inspire people with my character to be who they are and not be afraid of it or ashamed." As for Demi's on-set experience, she said it's been "awesome." "I'm good friends with a lot of the cast members already," she continued. "So it was like walking into a giant hangout."

Fire at Payne's flat

One Direction's Liam Payne was cooking at his London apartment Monday when a fire erupted on his terrace. His friend was reportedly trying to refuel an outdoor heater when the fire started. By the time Liam came to help, his friend had second-degree burns on his upper body. Liam called an ambulance and rode with his pal to the hospital, where he is still recovering.

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