33 years old (Born on May 27, 1990)
Actor, singer; He is famous from Kurt Hummel on Glee.The scar on the left side of his neck is from surgery in 1998. During high school, he was involved with speech & debate, drama, the F.F.A., was president of the writers` club, editor of the school literary magazine, and captain of Destination Imagination. Before becoming an actor, Chris worked mornings before school in the cafeteria as a cookie scooper and summers as a clerk at a dry cleaners. Wrote and directed Shirly Todd, a musical spoof of Sweeney Todd during his senior year of high school. He also starred as Mr. Lovett. Originally auditioned for the role of Artie on Glee, but did not get it. The casting agents were so impressed with his audition that they wrote the role of Kurt for him. They named the character Kurt Hummel due to Colfer's past role of Kurt in The Sound of Music when he was fourteen and because of his rosy cheeks, which reminded them of Hummel figurines.
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Fun Facts About Chris Colfer
Holds many speech and debate champion titles.
Lost over 40 pounds in 2007 thanks to "horrible methods called diet and exercise".
He practices Sai.
Assistant directed a theatrical benefit for Valley Children`s Hospital when he was 14.