|Intimacy Level:|| Friends|
Possibly ex-Boyfriend and Girlfriend
The two characters often share a number of background moments and are often paired with one another as dance partners during numbers due to their dancing abilities. Though they are never shown interacting romantically, it is hinted that they have dated one another for a short period of time in Season One. Tina also believed that Mike was cheating on her with Brittany in Special Education, the ninth episode of Season Two, though that was proven to be a 'misunderstanding'.
Mike and Brittany are paired together during Last Name. During the final pose, her hand is seen resting on his shoulder.
During Keep Holding On, Mike and Brittany can be seen joining hands, while sharing a brief laugh and smile with one another.Bust a Move, Brittany moves closer to Mike so they can dance with each other (which they do while grinding their backsides against one another). They later jokingly hold hands during Puck's solo Sweet Caroline. At the end of the song, they can be seen tickling each other's hands. When Mike chooses Glee club over football, Brittany runs over to give him an extremely affectionate hug and is even heard saying 'I love you' to him. At the end of the episode when the entire club is in the choir room, menacingly approaching Will with their drinks, threatening to slushie him, Mike and Brittany can be seen briefly in the back whispering and giggling with one another in an intimate manner. Jump. At the end pose, they are lying down next to one another with her hand resting on his back, and their legs are also intertwined. Towards the end of the episode, they are standing next to one another when the entire club is getting their photo taken for the school's yearbook. They are also the only two who are not defaced by Dave Karofsky.
When Finn calls upon Mike and Brittany (along with Santana and Matt) to come up with some last minute choreography to You Can't Always Get What You Want, they are sitting next to one another on a couch and share a smile with one another. During the actual performance, they are paired off with one another at certain parts.
Mike and Brittany dance with one another during Ice Ice Baby.
Mike and Brittany are sitting next to one another during Mercedes and Santana's duet The Boy Is Mine. Throughout the song, Mike and Brittany can be seen chatting and whispering with one another from time to time.
Mike and Brittany share a look with one another while Quinn walks from the risers to perform It's a Man's Man's Man's World in the choir room.
Mike and Brittany later dance seductively with one another during Give up the Funk.
Mike and Brittany are sitting next to each other on the couch in the waiting area, while Aural Intensity performs at the Regionals competition. They also sit next to one another again while singing To Sir with Love.
Mike and Brittany sit next to one another in the choir room while Kurt performs I Want to Hold Your Hand.
At the beginning of the episode, Mike and Brittany are seen chatting with one another in the choir room. Brittany is later shown thoroughly enjoying herself while watching Mike sing for the first time during Sing!
Mike and Brittany sing, smile, high five and air guitar at one another during Whatever Happened to Saturday Night?.
Brittany jokingly introduces herself to Holly Holliday as Mike Chang, which Mike nods to show approval. During Holly's rendition of Forget You, Brittany playfully pushes Mike. At the end of the episode, they are seen dancing together in Singin' In the Rain/Umbrella.
Mike and Brittany share a look with one another in the choir room after Will announces his decision to feature them together for the upcoming Sectionals competition in order to highlight their dancing abilities (much to Rachels annoyance). As they spend a lot of time together rehearsing, Mike's girlfriend Tina begins to believe that the two are having an affair and shares this unfounded rumor with Artie (who was dating Brittany at the time). The rumor turns out to be false. At the competition, Mike and Brittany perform a spectacular swing-inspired dance number together to Santana's solo Valerie, helping New Directions secure their second consecutive victory. Before their victory is announced, Mike and Brittany are standing next to one another on stage (along with the rest of New Directions) and holding hands while awaiting for the announcement of which team had won the competition. After their win is announced, they can be seen in the background hugging one another. Towards the end of the episode during Tina and Mercedes' duet of Dog Days Are Over, Brittany high fives Mike when they pass by each other. Later, they are holding hands, twirling around in a circle. At the end of the number, their arms are around one another.
When New Directions are singing The Most Wonderful Day of the Year and putting up the Christmas tree, Mike and Brittany dance with one another around the choir room. Later on in the episode when the Glee club bring Brittany to a mall Santa, Brittany laughs at Mike's Christmas wish for Channing Tatum to stop being in things.
During the scene when New Directions and the football team are in the dressing room getting ready to rehearse the half-time show, Mike is seen staring at Brittany (who was putting make-up on another football player) before Santana Lopez forces Mike to face her so she can put make-up on his face.
A drunk Brittany is seen hugging a drunk Mike during Rachel's party.
The camera shows Mike looking at Brittany when she says "I love salt water!." He then looks at her directly with some concern when she looks sad because Mr. Schuester didn't throw her a piece of salt-water taffy.
Mike and Brittany share a look with one another when the glee club is gathered on the stage shortly before they all sing Born This Way together.
During Puck, Sam, and Artie's performance of Friday, Brittany dances together with Mike and Tina. Brittany soon cuts in-between them and aggressively jumps on Mike, straddling him and wildly rides him until an angry Tina separates them.
When Brittany and Artie sing My Cup in front of the rest of the New Directions in their hotel room, almost everyone watches them with a confused or puzzled expression. Mike watches Brittany sing with a fond and affectionate smile on his face.
Mike and Brittany dance next to one another several times during You Can't Stop the Beat. They are also seen holding hands towards the end of the number as they dance.
Brittany runs to hug Mike when she, Mercedes, and Santana return to New Directions after their stint in the Troubletones. While they all perform We Are Young together, Mike and Brittany have their arms around one another at times.
Mike and Brittany dance backup with David during his solo Sexy and I Know It. During Will's solo of A Little Less Conversation, they appear together as dancers pretending to be bulls. After the performance when Will confronts Santana about how she had lodged a complaint about his Spanish teaching skills, Mike can be seen smiling and gesturing to Brittany.
Mike has an idea for senior ditch day (a Footloose movie marathon) and seems to be looking at Brittany as he says it because they are both dancers.
During I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me), Brittany is stretched across the piano and her body is in a sexy position. Mike can be seen directly in the background looking at her appreciatively. Brittany gets up and pulls Mike up so they can dance together. After they dance, Brittany caresses Mike's cheek.
Mike and Brittany have a little dance break seen in the background during the performance of Paradise by the Dashboard Light at Nationals.
During graduation, Mike walks over to both Tina and Brittany to celebrate momentarily. Brittany looks genuinely happy and excited for Mike.
Mike agrees on giving Brittany the role of Cha-Cha as he says she's the best dancer.
Rachel uses Mike and Brittany's dancing as an example of glee's importance by saying to Finn "You know, even if we, we never won our Sectionals, or Nationals had never happened, it still would have been worth it. I mean, glee, it's about the love of the music. It's about people like Puck and Artie not just singing together, but actually being friends. It's about Brittany and Mike dancing just for fun when no one else is around."
Mike and Brittany briefly dance together during Just Can't Get Enough.
Mike helps New Directions as a dance coach because Brittany is at MIT.
During the show circle, Brittany begins saying her goodbye and how she's gonna miss everyone including Mike, who, she says, is like her brother.
Mike, and later Jake, begins to dance as Santana starts the Valerie performance with Brittany. He and Brittany would briefly dance with each other.
Sang Together (In a Group Number)
|Marry You||Furt||Finn, Rachel, Sam, Quinn, Tina, and Artie|
|You Should Be Dancing||Saturday Night Glee-ver||Blaine|
|Paradise by the Dashboard Light||Nationals||Finn, Puck, Santana, Kurt, Blaine, Mercedes, and Rachel|
- Valerie by The Zutons. Sung by Santana. (Special Education)
- A Little Less Conversation by Elvis Presley. Sung by Will Schuester. (The Spanish Teacher)
Danced Together (In a Group Number)
- Last Name by Carrie Underwood. (The Rhodes Not Taken)
- Dog Days Are Over by Florence and The Machine. (Special Education)
- The Most Wonderful Day of the Year from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. (A Very Glee Christmas)
- Friday by Rebecca Black. (Prom Queen)
- You Should Be Dancing by The Bee Gees. (Saturday Night Glee-ver)
- I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me) by Whitney Houston. (Dance With Somebody)
- Paradise by the Dashboard Light by Meatloaf. (Nationals)
- Just Can't Get Enough by Depeche Mode. (I Do)
- They are considered to be the best dancers in New Directions.
- They rarely speak to one another (on camera at least), but seem to communicate through eye contact and have a connection through dancing.
- Both of their portrayers, Harry Shum Jr. and Heather Morris, are professional dancers, and both have also toured with Beyonce as one of her back-up dancers (albeit at different times).
- When Harry Shum Jr. taught a dance convention at West Coast Dance Explosion years prior to Glee, one of his students was Heather Morris.
- They both really like Dinosaurs. (Prom-asaurus)
- They are usually seen as dance partners in group numbers.
- They might have dated in season one.
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