Darren Everett Criss is an American actor, musician, singer and a songwriter as well, who was born on the 5th of February, 1987 and in 2015, his current age is 28 years old. Darren was born in San Francisco, California, United States of America as the younger of two sons born in a middle class family. Their parents were mother Cerina, an artist and father Charles William Criss, an investment banker His parents have got mixed origins; Asia and Europe on his mother’s side (German, Filipino, Chinese) and North American as well as European (Irish, English, American) from his father’s side. Between 1988 to 1992 the family resided in Honolulu, Hawaii, as his father had to work there as the CEO of East West Bank. As a young lad, he began his education from Stuart Hall for Boys, and graduated in 2005 from Saint Ignatius College Preparatory. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts form University of Michigan, in 2009 where he majored in Theatre and chose music as his major. Born and bred in the US, he is an American by nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
Not much is known regarding his dating life, and he doesn’t like to discuss much about his personal life in the media. There is no record of him getting married or divorced till now; and thus no questions arise regarding his wife or children. It seems like he hasn’t had a list of girlfriends or even if he does, has been able to conceal it from the media. He is currently rumored to be dating with singer Mia Swier, and the relationship that began in 2010 has still not broken up. Although rumors were there regarding his sexuality and people though that he was a gay, it is nowhere near truth and Darren is straight male. He is a handsome young man, who has a great physique and measures about 173 cm in height. That is about 5 feet and 8 inches tall, and his last recorded body weight was about 78 kg. Criss has been working out at the gym, and has revealed his well-shaped body in many shirtless pictures, that can be found in the media.
Darren made his acting debut in a theatre show Fanny (1997), when he was just 10. As a child, he performed in some more plays like Babes in Arms (1999) and Do I Hear a Waltz? (1998), and worked in several others during his time at Michigan. He made his debut on Broadway in 2012, from a small role in the play How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying. His acting on TV came in 2010 when he was first seen in TV show named Glee. After that he went on to act in several other TV shows as well as movies like: A Very Potter Sequel (2010), Last Friday Night (2011), Web Therapy (2011), Girl Most Likely (2012), The Tale of The Princess Kaguya (2013), The Wind Rises (2013), Stan Lee’s Mighty 7 (2014), Transformers: Robots in Disguise (2015) and some more.
Having gained much fame in recent years, he has got a large fan following especially on his Instagram and Twitter accounts. In order to get updated with his latest news, you can even check in his official site or read his interviews and quotes online. With a net worth of about $3.5 million dollars in 2015, his biography is available in sites like IMDb and Wikipedia.