Glee star Amber Riley, who plays Mercedes on the show, fainted and collapsed on the red carpet Tuesday during a photograph and interview session.
While walking the red carpet and being interviewed by numerous media outlets, Amber Riley reportedly collapsed to the ground, leaving interviewers speechless. Soon after Riley was removed from the red carpet, she posted on her Twitter page a message telling fans that she is alright.
She posted on twitter a message saying “You'd think I's be used to it by now, still a red carpet amateur I guess. Gonna get checked out but I feel fine. Thank you for all the concern and well wishes."
Amber Riley reported after the incident that she was working all day on the show and apparently became dizzy due to all of the flashing lights from the photographers. An additional post on her Twitter account was thanking the photographers for not taking pictures of her on the ground, stating “that could be super embarrassing.”