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Darren Criss


Darren Criss was born on February 5, 1987 in San Francisco, California, USA as Darren Everett Criss. He is an actor, known for Glee (2009), The Tale of the Princess Kaguya (2013) and A Very Potter Musical (2009). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 10 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 American Horror Story (TV Series)
Justin
- Room 33 (2015) ... Justin
- Room Service (2015) ... Justin
 2015 Wrestling Isn't Wrestling (Video documentary short)
Theater Audience Member (uncredited)
 2014 Stan Lee's Mighty 7 (TV Movie)
Micro (voice)
 2013 The Tale of the Princess Kaguya
Sutemaru (English version, voice)
 2013 Capital Cities: Kangaroo Court (Video short)
Bulldog (uncredited)
 2013 Web Therapy (TV Series)
Augie Sayles
- Love Stories (2013) ... Augie Sayles
 2013 The Wind Rises
Katayama (English version, voice)
 2013 A Very Potter Senior Year (TV Movie)
Harry
 2012 The Cleveland Show (TV Series)
Hunter
- Jesus Walks (2012) ... Hunter (voice)
 2011 Dead or Alive Dimensions (Video Game)
Jann Lee (English version, voice)
 2011 Archer (TV Series)
Mikey / Tommy
- Placebo Effect (2011) ... Mikey / Tommy (voice)
 2011 Life of Leopold (Short)
Leopold Bonar
 2010 A Very Potter Sequel (TV Movie)
Harry
 2010 Cold Case (TV Series)
Reuben Harris '69
- Free Love (2010) ... Reuben Harris '69 (as Darren Everett Criss)
 2009 Walker Phillips (Short)
Elliott
 2009 Clowns on Earth (Short)
 2005 I Adora You (Short)
Josh
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Other Works:

Broadway show: Hedwig and the Angry Inch - title role of Hedwig, at Belasco Theatre, New York See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Pictorials | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Darren Everett Criss

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

It's a subject that's very near and dear to my heart, simply because I grew up in such an open community-doing theater in San Francisco. I mean, it doesn't get much, stereotypically, "gayer." I was inadvertently raised in the "gay community." I had straight parents, but I spent massive amounts of time at a very early age with gay, theater-hopeful thirty-somethings. And those were the people I ... See more »

Trivia:

Graduated the University of Michigan in 2009, a month after the premier of A Very Potter Musical (2009). See more »

Nickname:

Dcriss See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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Doesn't he look like... JacobLautnerLover
I think that Darren will receive an Emmy nomination this year! Lilly_Nicole
Fiyero in Wicked Movie? drummms
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Anyone going to New York to see Darren in the play in January? Lilly_Nicole
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