TV actress Lea Michele fine with `Glee` exit

Updated: Jul 15, 2011, 08:55 AM IST

London: `Glee` star Lea Michele has no qualms about her exit from the hit musical show, says "its just a beginning."

Ryan Murphy, who is the co-creator of the TV series has confirmed that Michele and her class-mates Chris Colfer and Cory Monteith will not return for the fourth season.

Michele, 24 and her co-stars will appear to graduate in the third season and leave the ongoing series. But the actress has no worries for the same, reported Contactmusic.

"We always knew we`d graduate in real time. It`s all part of the plan and it`s all good! It`s going to make Season 3 amazing!!!

"To Gleeks everywhere, you`re in my heart now and forever. Love u all!!! This is just the beginning!!" wrote Michele on the micro-blogging site Twitter.

Michele has assured fans she`s fine with the axe and has promised them her role as schoolgirl Rachel Berry is just "the beginning" of her career.