08/29/2012 08:27 am ET

Lea Michele's Birthday: 'Glee' Star Turns 26 (PHOTOS)

Happy birthday, Lea Michele!

The "Glee" star turns 26 on August 29 and hopefully she'll have some time to celebrate. She's been hard at work on the set of her hit FOX show, shooting scenes for the upcoming season.

Michele has been tweeting up a storm about getting back on set:

While we're all pumped to see what happens next on "Glee," what we really want to know is what her co-star and real-life boyfriend Cory Monteith is getting Michele for her big day. According to Michele's tweet, it seems he got a head start on the celebration:

Check out photos of Michele below:

Lea Michele