'Glee' Star Kevin McHale Gave Salmonella, Not COVID, to Boyfriend

by Kevin Schattenkirk

EDGE Media Network Contributor

Tuesday August 4, 2020

Kevin McHale and Austin McKenzie
Kevin McHale and Austin McKenzie  (Source:Kevin McHale / Instagram)

The Mirror reports that out actor Kevin McHale (Artie Abrams on "Glee") thought he had given his boyfriend, actor Austin McKenzie, COVID after he had become really sick. It turns out, after test results had come back, McKenzie — who played a young Cleve Jones in the 2017 miniseries "When We Rise" — fell ill because of "undercooked chicken sausages giving him salmonella."

The couple exchanged some humorous tweets on the matter:

Kevin Schattenkirk is an ethnomusicologist and pop music aficionado.

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