This rumor is not any laughing matter for Lea Michele followers.

The 35-year-old is reportedly the producer’s choose to play Fanny Brice in “Funny Girl” as soon as Beanie Feldstein leaves the role in September, according to Showbiz 411.

A consultant for Michele declined to remark when contacted by The Post, which has additionally reached out to indicate publicists.

Michele has publicly manifested her desire to play the Barbra Streisand-original character for years. She acquired a style on the first season of “Glee” when she sang “Don’t Rain on My Parade.” She additionally performed the show tune on the 2010 Tony Awards.

At that point, rumors swirled that she may be becoming a member of the musical after “Glee” creator Ryan Murphy’s purchased the rights to “Funny Girl,” however a source told People she declined “primarily as a result of she thought what was carried out on ‘Glee’ was every little thing she may have dropped at the function.”

“We have been considering of doing it to do it proper after ‘Glee’ however I did plenty of the songs from ‘Funny Girl’ on ‘Glee’ so it felt a like little quickly, however I really feel actually able to do it now, so possibly we may do it quickly,” Michele instructed Andy Cohen on “Watch What Happens Live” in 2017.

Last fall Michele additionally threw her assist behind Feldstein, telling the “Little Me: Growing Up Broadway” podcast, “I simply assume that Beanie is an unimaginable selection for the manufacturing, and I feel it’s going to be so fantastic.”

Fellow “Glee” alum Jane Lynch may also depart her function as Fanny’s mom in “Funny Girl” on Sept. 25. She has but to be recast.

On Sunday, Michele performed “Touch Me” alongside the unique forged of “Spring Awakening” on the 2022 Tony Awards. She has additionally beforehand appeared on Broadway in “Les Miserables,” “Ragtime” and “Fiddler on the Roof.”

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