Became known to television audiences as Blaine Anderson on Fox’s Glee. He won a Broadway World Award in 2011 for his role in Starship. In 2019, he won the Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Limited Series or TV Movie for his portrayal of serial killer Andrew Cunanan in The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story.
He graduated from the University of Michigan with a degree in Theater Performance and a double minor in musicology and Italian in 2009.
He has released albums with StarKid Productions and Glee, and made his feature film debut in the 2012 film Girl Most Likely.
He is the son of Charles William Criss, a former director of the San Francisco Opera. His older brother Chuck played with the indie rock band Freelance Whales. In 2010, he began dating Mia Swier. They became engaged in January of 2018 and married in New Orleans in February 2019. In October 2021, they announced they were expecting their first child due in Spring 2022.
He appeared in several episodes of ABC’s short-lived series Eastwick with Lindsay Price in 2009.
Darren Criss Age
How old is Darren Criss? He was born in 1987, he is 36 years old.
Darren Criss Height & Weight
How tall is Darren Criss? He stands 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm) tall.
No weight data is available right now.
Darren Criss Wiki
|Famous as||TV Actor|
|Age||36 years old|
|Birthday||February 5, 1987|
|Birthplace||San Francisco, CA|
|Height||approx. 5 ft 8 in (173 cm)|
Quotes by Darren Criss
I remember seeing ‘Aladdin’ when I was five or six and loving it. I looked at the big screen and said to my mum, ‘Whatever this Genie guy does, I want to do.’ Mum said I couldn’t be a genie, but that Robin Williams, who did the voice-over in the film, was an actor. So I said, ‘OK, then, I want to be an actor.’— Darren Criss
I’m this goofball. I look at myself in the mirror, and the person that I know doesn’t match up to what I think people love to perceive me as.— Darren Criss
I’m very specific and ambitious in plotting out my goals and never take no for an answer – so it’s not like things just fall in my lap.— Darren Criss
I play mostly guitar, and I played drums in my brother’s band for a while growing up.— Darren Criss
Challenge is good for any relationship.— Darren Criss