Darren Everett Criss (born February 5, 1987) is an American actor, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer. He is also a founding member and co-owner of StarKid Productions, a musical theater company based in Chicago, Illinois. He is best known for his portrayal of Blaine Anderson, an openly gay high school student, on the Fox television series Glee.
Criss first garnered attention playing the lead role of Harry Potter in StarKid's musical production of A Very Potter Musical. The theater troupe made Billboard history when their album Me and My Dick, featuring Read his whole biography