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Chris Colfer

Biography

He gained popularity seeing that Glee’s openly homosexual Kurt Hummel, a job that he won the Golden World Award for Ideal Supporting Professional in 2011. At Clovis East SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL, he dominated talk and issue championships, actively added to the play club, and offered as the editor of his school’s literary newspaper. In ’09 2009, he starred as Russel Seafood in the brief film, Russel Seafood: The Sausage and Eggs Occurrence and in 2012, he performed Ryan Kendall in “8” the Play. He grew up with a youthful sister called Hannah. He started dating Will Sherrod. He started performing alongside Dianna Agron as well as the ensemble of Glee in ’09 2009.

Quick Facts


Full Name Chris Colfer
Date Of Birth May 27, 1990
Place Of Birth Clovis, CA
Height 1.79 m
Profession TV Actor
Education Clovis East High School, Fresno City College
Nationality American
Parents Karyn Colfer, Tim Colfer, Karyn Colfer, Tim Colfer
Siblings Hannah Colfer, Chris Colfer
Awards Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series, Teen Choice Award for Choice TV: Male Scene Stealer, Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries, or Motion Picture Made for Television, People's Choice Award for Favorite Comedic TV Actor, Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Actor: Comedy, TV Land Future Classic Award
Music Groups Glee Cast
Nominations Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series, People's Choice Award for Favorite On-Screen Chemistry, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series, Teen Choice Award for Choice Red Carpet Fashion Icon Male, Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film, Young Hollywood Award for Best Onscreen Chemistry, Teen Choice Award for Choice Most Fanatic Fans, Goodreads Choice Awards Best Middle Grade & Children's, Shorty Award for Best Author, Shorty Award for Best Actor, Kids' Choice Award for Biggest Slime Of The Night
Movies Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie, Struck by Lightning, 8, Glee: The 3D Concert Movie, Glee Encore, Russel Fish: The Sausage and Eggs Incident
TV Shows Glee
Star Sign Gemini

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Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Julie's Greenroom 2017 TV Series Chris Colfer
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie 2016 Christopher
Hot in Cleveland 2014-2015 TV Series Tony Chase
Glee 2009-2015 TV Series Kurt Hummel Finn Hudson
The Daly Show 2014 TV Series Chris
Struck by Lightning 2012 Carson Phillips
8 2012 Video Ryan Kendall
The Cleveland Show 2011 TV Series Kurt Hummel
Marmaduke 2010 Drama Dog #2 (voice)
Glee: Director's Cut Pilot Episode 2009 TV Movie Kurt Hummel
Russel Fish: The Sausage and Eggs Incident 2009 Short Russel Fish

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Glee 2009-2015 TV Series performer - 82 episodes
Britain's Got Talent 2013 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Glee: The 3D Concert Movie 2011 Documentary performer: "Don't Stop Believin'", "Happy Days Are Here Again", "Get Happy", "I Want to Hold Your Hand", "Born This Way"
The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards 2011 TV Special performer: "Don't Stop Believin'" - uncredited
The 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards 2010 TV Special performer: "Born to Run" - uncredited
EastEnders 2010 TV Series performer - 3 episodes
Dancing on Ice 2010 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Loose Women 2010 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Glee: Director's Cut Pilot Episode 2009 TV Movie performer: "You're the One That I Want", "Don't Stop Believin'", "Mr. Cellophane", "Sit Down, You're Rocking the Boat" - uncredited
Glee Casting Session 2009 TV Movie documentary performer: "Mr. Cellophane' - uncredited

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Little Leftover Witch TV Movie written by announced
Glee 2014 TV Series written by - 1 episode
Struck by Lightning 2012 written by

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Little Leftover Witch TV Movie producer announced
Struck by Lightning 2012 executive producer

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Teen Idol: The Chris Coley Diaries 2015 TV Series very special thanks - 4 episodes

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Today 2015-2017 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest
Access Hollywood Live 2016-2017 TV Series Himself
Good Morning America 2012-2017 TV Series Himself - Guest / Himself
Live with Kelly and Ryan 2012-2017 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2014-2017 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest
Match Game 2017 TV Series Himself - Celebrity Panelist
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert 2017 TV Series Himself
Chopped Junior 2016 TV Series Himself - Judge
The Talk 2012-2016 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Late Late Show with James Corden 2015 TV Series Himself
The 5th Annual Critics' Choice Television Awards 2015 TV Special Himself
The Ellen DeGeneres Show 2010-2015 TV Series Himself - Guest
The View 2010-2014 TV Series Himself - Guest
Hollywood Game Night 2014 TV Series Himself - Panelist
The 40th Annual People's Choice Awards 2014 TV Special Himself
The Queen Latifah Show 2013 TV Series Himself - Guest
Dancing with the Stars 2013 TV Series Himself - Audience Member
Nerdist: Course of the Force 2013 TV Mini-Series Himself
This Morning 2013 TV Series Himself - Guest
Bitter Party of Five 2013 TV Series Himself - Special Guest
Kathy 2013 TV Series Himself - Guest
Anderson Live 2013 TV Series Himself
Larry King Now 2013 TV Series Himself - Guest
The 39th Annual People's Choice Awards 2013 TV Special Himself - Presenter
Big Morning Buzz Live 2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
Conan 2010-2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
Good Afternoon America 2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Glee Project 2012 TV Series Himself
Comedy Central Roast of Roseanne 2012 TV Special Himself - Audience (uncredited)
Teen Choice Awards 2012 2012 TV Special Himself
Watch What Happens: Live 2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon 2010-2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
Cool Kids' Table 2012 TV Series Himself
Vlogbrothers 2012 TV Series documentary Himself
2012 MTV Movie Awards 2012 TV Special Himself - Presenter
Chelsea Lately 2009-2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
Biography 2012 TV Series documentary Himself / Kurt Hummel
Inside the Actors Studio 2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2012 2012 TV Special Himself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2010-2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 2012 TV Special Himself
The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards 2012 TV Special Himself - Audience Member
The 5th Annual CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute 2011 TV Special Himself - Presenter
Karaoke Revolution: Glee Volume 3 2011 Video Game Himself
The 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards 2011 TV Special Himself - Nominated: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
2011 Primetime Creative Arts Emmys 2011 TV Special Himself - Presenter
Pop Wrapped TV 2010-2011 TV Series documentary Kurt Hummel
Glee: The 3D Concert Movie 2011 Documentary Kurt
Piers Morgan Tonight 2011 TV Series Himself - Guest
Saturday Night Live 2011 TV Series Himself
Karaoke Revolution: Glee Volume 2 2011 Video Game Himself
Glee: Cast & Creators Live at the Paley Center 2011 Video Himself
Late Show with David Letterman 2011 TV Series Himself - Guest
17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 2011 TV Special Himself
The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards 2011 TV Special Himself - Winner
The 37th Annual People's Choice Awards 2011 TV Special Himself
The 7PM Project 2009-2010 TV Series Himself - Guest
2010 MTV Video Music Awards 2010 TV Special Himself - Presenter
Entertainment Tonight 2009-2010 TV Series Himself
The 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards 2010 TV Special Himself - Nominated: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Teen Choice Awards 2010 2010 TV Special Himself - Co-Host
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross 2010 TV Series Himself - Guest
The 8th Annual TV Land Awards 2010 TV Special Himself
The Oprah Winfrey Show 2010 TV Series Himself - Guest
16th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 2010 TV Special Himself
The 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards 2010 TV Special Himself - Audience Member
The 36th Annual People's Choice Awards 2010 TV Special Himself
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien 2009 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Tyra Banks Show 2009 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Bonnie Hunt Show 2009 TV Series Himself - Guest
Australian Idol 2009 TV Series Himself - Audience Member
The Teen Choice Awards 2009 2009 TV Special Himself
Glee Casting Session 2009 TV Movie documentary Kurt Hummel / Himself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Glee Encore 2011 Video Kurt Hummel

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Comedic TV Actor
2014 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Comedic TV Actor
2013 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Comedic TV Actor
2012 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice TV Actor: Comedy Glee (2009)
2011 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television Glee (2009)
2011 Dorian Award Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA) TV Comedy Performance of the Year Glee (2009)
2010 Actor Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series Glee (2009) · Dianna Agron
· Patrick Gallagher
· Jessalyn Gilsig
· Jane Lynch
· Jayma Mays
· Kevin McHale
· Lea Michele
· Cory Monteith
· Heather Morris
· Matthew Morrison
· Amber Riley
· Naya Rivera
· Mark Salling
· Harry Shum Jr.
· Josh Sussman
· Dijon Talton
· Iqbal Theba
· Jenna Ushkowitz
2010 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice TV: Male Scene Stealer Glee (2009)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice TV Actor: Comedy Glee (2009)
2014 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite On-Screen Chemistry Glee (2009) · Darren Criss
2014 Young Hollywood Award Young Hollywood Awards Best On-Screen Couple Glee (2009) · Darren Criss
2013 Actor Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series Glee (2009) · Dianna Agron
· Darren Criss
· Samuel Larsen
· Vanessa Lengies
· Jane Lynch
· Jayma Mays
· Kevin McHale
· Lea Michele
· Cory Monteith
· Heather Morris
· Matthew Morrison
· Alex Newell
· Chord Overstreet
· Amber Riley
· Naya Rivera
· Mark Salling
· Harry Shum Jr.
· Jenna Ushkowitz
2013 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice TV Actor: Comedy Glee (2009)
2012 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite TV Comedy Actor
2012 Actor Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series Glee (2009) · Dianna Agron
· Darren Criss
· Ashley Fink
· Dot-Marie Jones
· Jane Lynch
· Jayma Mays
· Kevin McHale
· Lea Michele
· Cory Monteith
· Heather Morris
· Matthew Morrison
· Mike O'Malley
· Chord Overstreet
· Lauren Potter
· Amber Riley
· Naya Rivera
· Mark Salling
· Harry Shum Jr.
· Iqbal Theba
· Jenna Ushkowitz
2012 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice Red Carpet Fashion Icon: Male
2011 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series Glee (2009)
2011 Gold Derby TV Award Gold Derby Awards Comedy Supporting Actor Glee (2009)
2011 Golden Nymph Monte-Carlo TV Festival Outstanding Actor - Comedy Series Glee (2009)
2011 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series Glee (2009)
2011 Actor Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series Glee (2009)
2011 Actor Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series Glee (2009) · Max Adler
· Dianna Agron
· Jane Lynch
· Jayma Mays
· Kevin McHale
· Lea Michele
· Cory Monteith
· Heather Morris
· Matthew Morrison
· Mike O'Malley
· Chord Overstreet
· Amber Riley
· Naya Rivera
· Mark Salling
· Harry Shum Jr.
· Iqbal Theba
· Jenna Ushkowitz
2011 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice TV: Male Scene Stealer Glee (2009)
2011 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice Red Carpet Fashion Icon - Male
2010 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series Glee (2009)
2010 Gold Derby TV Award Gold Derby Awards Comedy Supporting Actor Glee (2009)
2010 Gold Derby TV Award Gold Derby Awards Ensemble of the Year Glee (2009) · Dianna Agron
· Patrick Gallagher
· Jessalyn Gilsig
· Jane Lynch
· Jayma Mays
· Kevin McHale
· Lea Michele
· Cory Monteith
· Heather Morris
· Matthew Morrison
· Amber Riley
· Naya Rivera
· Mark Salling
· Harry Shum Jr.
· Dijon Talton
· Iqbal Theba
· Jenna Ushkowitz
2010 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series Glee (2009)
2010 Satellite Award Satellite Awards Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television Glee (2009)
2010 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Most Fanatic Fans Glee (2009) · Dianna Agron (as The Cast of Glee)
· Jessalyn Gilsig (as The Cast of Glee)
· Jane Lynch (as The Cast of Glee)
· Jayma Mays (as The Cast of Glee)
· Kevin McHale (as The Cast of Glee)
· Lea Michele (as The Cast of Glee)
· Cory Monteith (as The Cast of Glee)
· Matthew Morrison (as The Cast of Glee)
· Amber Riley (as The Cast of Glee)
· Mark Salling (as The Cast of Glee)
· Jenna Ushkowitz (as The Cast of Glee)
2009 Satellite Award Satellite Awards Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television Glee (2009)


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