otrc logo

Entertainment News: darren criss

Idina Menzel, Anthony Rapp and Darren Criss of Glee fame attend the opening night of the new Broadway musical If/Then at the Richard Rodgers Theatre in New York on March 30, 2014. - Provided courtesy of Adam Nemser / Startraksphoto.com
03/31/2014

See photos of Idina Menzel, two ex-"Rent" co-stars, Darren Criss, Michael C. Hall and others at the opening night of the musical "If/Then" on Broadway on March 30, 2014.

More darren criss
02/10/2014
Adam Lambert appears at the Family Equality Councils Los Angeles Awards Dinner on Feb. 8, 2014. - Provided courtesy of Sara De Boer / Startraksphoto.com

See photos of Adam Lambert with his mom, Darren Criss and 2 other "Glee" stars (including Darren Criss), a 'Married With Children' actress and others at the Family Equality Council's annual Los Angeles Awards Dinner on Feb. 8, 2014.

12/10/2012
Darren Criss performs in New York City to benefit Toys for Tots on December 9, 2012. - Provided courtesy of Bader Media

Darren Criss of "Glee" fame and Jennie Garth of "Beverly Hills, 90210" both lent a helping hand to launch eBay's pop-up shop called "Toy Box" in Manhattan to benefit the Toys for Tots charity.

Criss gave a free concert, despite the rainy weather in New York City, on December 9 for thousands of fans at Toy Box. Criss played "White Christmas," Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree, "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas," "The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)" and "Christmas Don't Be Late" on an acoustic guitar for the audience.

01/04/2012
Darren Criss appears in a promotional photo for the Broadway musical How To Success In Business Without Really Trying, posted on the shows Facebook page on January 1, 2011. - Provided courtesy of OTRC / facebook.com/H2SBway

Darren Criss, who plays Blaine Anderson on "Glee," made his debut on Tuesday night in the Broadway musical "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying."

Criss took over "Harry Potter" star Daniel Radcliffe's role of J. Pierrepont Finch, a window washer who aims to climb the ranks at the World Wide Wickets Company in New York City. Criss will appear in the show, which marks his Broadway debut, until January 22, when Nick Jonas will take over.

12/05/2011
Darren Criss talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com at the Trevor Projects Trevor Live fundraising event on Sunday, December 4, 2011. - Provided courtesy of OTRC Darren Criss talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com at the Trevor Project's 'Trevor Live' fundraising event on December 4.
09/02/2011
Lea Michele appears in a promotional photo for the third season of Glee. - Provided courtesy of FOX / Danielle Levitt

See photos of 'Glee' cast members Lea Michele, Darren Criss and Dianna Agron posing for their school portraits gearing up for season 3, which premieres on Tuesday, September 20 at 8 p.m. ET on FOX.

08/01/2011
Darren Criss gives his side of the Glee kiss experience and talks about the status of Kurt and Blaines relationship. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

Darren Criss, who plays Blaine Anderson on "Glee," has been confirmed to replace Daniel Radcliffe in the Broadway musical "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying."

Criss, 24, will on Jan. 3, 2012 take over the "Harry Potter" star's role of J. Pierrepont Finch, a window washer who aims to climb the ranks at the World Wide Wickets Company in New York City. Do you think that Darren Criss will make a good replacement for Daniel Radcliffe in the musical? Vote in our poll.

07/25/2011
Darren Criss talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com at Comic-Con on Sunday, July 24, 2011. - Provided courtesy of OTRC Darren Criss talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com about 'Glee' at Comic-Con on Sunday, July 24, 2011.
07/23/2011
Darren Criss gives his side of the Glee kiss experience and talks about the status of Kurt and Blaines relationship. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

Darren Criss, who plays Blaine Anderson on "Glee" is in talks to take over for Daniel Radcliffe in the Broadway musical, "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" when the "Harry Potter" actor's contract ends in January.

On the FOX musical comedy series, Criss' character is a leading singer of the rival club that challenges the main glee club. If he signs on for "How to Succeed," he would perform at least a three-week run as the lead character J. Pierrepont Finch, before returning to his TV and film obligations, Playbill reports.

Advertisement

Follow us on Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Facebook Follow us on GooglePlus

Sign up Stay Informed