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Michael Robert "Mike" Chang Jr. is a major character on Glee. Mike meets April Rhodes when she replaces Rachel as the "star" of New Directions. Tina calls Mike by first name for the first time as she chooses him to be her dance partner. Michael Robert Chang, Jr. is a fictional character from the Fox musical comedy- drama series Glee follows the trials of the New Directions glee club at the fictional William McKinley High School in the Over the summer, Tina and Mike have sexual intercourse for the first time, with Tina .. "'Glee' recap: Meet the parents!". Tina Cohen-Chang is a fictional character from the Fox musical comedy-drama series Glee. The character is portrayed by actress Jenna Ushkowitz, and has appeared in Glee from its pilot episode, first broadcast on May 19, Tina helps Mike with his singing; with her tutelage, he's able to get the part of Riff in.
However she also says, that since she has joined the glee club, she no longer wants to do that.
Artie, a paraplegic, is hurt that she lied to him, as he had thought that they had a connection. Tina shouts at him, prompting Artie to apologize and the two reunite. After dressing like Lady Gaga, she learns to be theatrical and scares Figgins into letting her wear her regular clothing by dressing as a vampire, which Figgins seems to believe is real.Glee - Mike tells Tina he doesn't want to be a dancer if it tears his family apart 3x08
She cites Artie's poor and occasionally chauvinistic treatment of her as her boyfriend; she and Mike had grown closer as camp counselors together at "Asian Camp". In " Props ", when New Directions starts planning a setlist for the impending Nationals competition, Tina becomes frustrated because Rachel is again singing lead while she remains stuck in the background. When Rachel tries to bribe her to withdraw her objections, she tells Rachel that she wants to experience a standing ovation of her own.
Tina later falls into a fountain and strikes her head, which causes her to experience a vision in which all of the glee club members have switched roles—most notably, she sees herself as Rachel and Rachel as her.
After Tina comes back to reality, she conveys that advice to Rachel. Oblivious to her affections, Tina struggles with her unrequited lovebut after a while Tina gets over her crush on Blaine and joins him to buy an engagement ring for Kurt.
Tina and Blaine remain best friends. Blaine realizes that the reason she did that because feels lonely so the glee boys cheers her up. Kitty lent her dress and Tina goes back to stage in glory with the glee club's encouragement.
She then spent her last days on high school doing activities with fellow glee club seniors Blaine, Artie, and Sam Evans Chord Overstreet. She graduate with them in the middle of season 5 and is accepted to Brown University. They are first shown together during their summer at Asian Camp, between Seasons one and twowhere both of them are camp counselors teaching technology-obsessed Asian kids about music and the arts.
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Tina becomes fascinated by Mike's abs, which he routinely showed off during his dances. In one flashback at Asian Camp, they spontaneously embrace; their hug turns into a make-out session while the children look at him, and one of the kids takes a picture on his camera phone, then is seen possibly texting it to other children.
When they return to school, Jacob Ben Israel tries to confirm their relationship. However, as his exact words appear to relate to them both being Asian, they don't confirm it and they call rumors about their relationship "racist. Tina and Mike are the first ones to figure out that Rachel had given Sunshine directions to an inactive crack house as the Asian community in Lima is quite "tight knit.
A pivotal moment for their relationship occurs in Duets. Mike is reluctant to perform due to his lack of confidence in his singing. The two argue about it quite publicly in the library, making several references to dim sum and chicken feet salad. Mike sarcastically suggests they go for "Asian couples counselling" and walks away abruptly.
Tina is rather annoyed at this point, and asks Artie to be her duet partner, but this fails, and she and Mike end up performing Sing! Although he initially wanted to dance whilst Tina sang, he ended up "singing" and the two were very well received. Tina loves Mike so much that it often causes her to become emotional Early in their relationship Tina suffered from low self-esteem and occasionally questioned that Mike may be too good for her, or that their relationship is too good to be true.
This may have been due to the fact that they were in the opposite ends of the social hierarchy by association: Mike was both a straight-A student and a football player and therefore at the top by proxy while Tina was at the bottom as she was in the glee club and not a cheerleader.
In Special Educationthis insecurity took over when she started to suspect Mike of cheating on her with Brittany, who was a cheerleader. However, Tina's fears are put to rest by the end of the episode when she realizes that Mike was just putting in long hours of practice with Brittany and may have borrowed her Lip Smackersbut was indeed not cheating on her.
Tina's emotions got the best of her again during Silly Love Songswhere she breaks down during her performance of My Funny Valentine. It is implied that she's never been so deeply in love with someone before, and is overcome with emotions more powerful than she has ever felt. In Season Threeit is implied they might have difficulty, seeing Tina is a junior and Mike is a senior. It is revealed in The First Time that Mike and Tina first had sex during the summer in halfway between Season Three and had been sexually active for some time.
In the conversation, she says that they had discussed it at length before doing it as it was first time for both of them.
As of Season Fourthe long lasting couple have finally separated due to Mike not being able to handle long distance relationships and Tina still at McKinley. Tina still feels strongly about him, even had his name tattooed on her.
This makes Tina extremely furious but in Gleasethey work things out together but they still aren't a couple. In Season Six they reunite for the wedding of Santana and Brittany and Kurt and Blaine and dance together at the reception.
Episodes Tina choosing Mike as her partner For the ballad assignment, Tina randomly draws Mike's name out of the hat and so the two end up being partners.
Tina calls Mike "Other Asian" and Mike looks offended. Their actual performance was not elaborated upon and it is unknown what they sang or if they did sing at all.
At the end of the performance of Lean on Me Mike has his arm around Tina. In the end, she choose Mike as her partner and the two tap dance as Artie sings Dream a Little Dream. Journey Tina is amazed by Mike's abs Tina officially breaks up with Artie and goes public with her relationship with Mike after being attracted to him while teaching at Asian Summer Camp.
They are seen holding hands in the hallway, dancing together in the choir room, and standing next to each other while watching Sunshine 's audition for Glee Club. This is also the first time they kiss. Audition The two share a toothy kiss after finding out that they both have impeccably clean teeth.
They also sit next to each other after Tina hugs Kurt Hummel when she finds out about his dad and they stand by each other when they all sing One of Us. Grilled Cheesus Mike and Tina sit together during all of the Glee rehearsals in this episode. Mike is shocked when Kurt yells at Mr.
Schuester to let loose and stop being so uptight, wearing a look that implies disbelief, yet at the same time wanting to laugh. Grilled Cheesus Mike is seen comforting Kurt along with the rest of the Glee Club with regards to his father's heart attack.
Duets Mike sing his first solo Sing! He doesn't feel as if he's a good enough singer to do a real solo in front of everyone and instead just wants to dance around Tina while she sings.
Tina retorts that they have to sing together since they are duet partners and confesses that she wants a real date at Breadstix rather than going to an awkward dinner of dim sum with his mother. Schuester for the role of Dr. However, sadly, Mike's parents do not allow him to perform in the musical because of the promiscuous nature of the role.
Mike still shows up at several of the club meetings and rehearsals for the show. He also dances with Tina and the rest of the club while Dr. At the end of the episode, when Mr.