Chris Colfer

Celebrity

Biography

  • Birth Name: Christopher Colfer
  • Birth Place: Fresno, CA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/27/1990, Gemini
  • Profession: Actor
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Chris Colfer Fast Facts:
  • Began acting and performing in local theater productions as a child.
  • Wrote, directed and headlined a parody of the musical Sweeney Todd in high school.
  • Despite having no prior professional acting experience, his audition for the FOX musical comedy series Glee inspired the show's creator Ryan Murphy to write a new character for him so he could be in the cast.
  • Chris Colfer Relationships:
  • Karyn Colfer - Mother
  • Hannah - Sister
  • Chris Colfer Awards:
  • 2010 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2011 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television - Winner
  • 2010 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2010 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2011 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2013 People's Choice Awards: Favorite Comedic TV Actor - Winner
  • 2011 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2014 People's Choice Awards: Favorite Comedic TV Actor - Winner

Watchlist

The Real Housewives of Atlanta
"My guilty pleasure. I'm so embarrassed that I watch it, but I watched it once and I'm hooked and cannot stop. "

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