Darren Criss started his TV career in 2009, with a recurring role on ABC’s short-lived series “Eastwick.” He appeared as Josh Burton in five episodes of the drama. He then went on to guest star in an episode of “Cold Case” before being cast on “Glee.”
In 2010, the actor joined the cast of Fox’s “Glee.” He started out as a love interest to Chris Colfer’s Kurt, but has now went on to become one of the most highlighted members of the show’s large cast.
Before his TV career, he was most known for his role as Harry Potter in “A Very Potter Musical,” a StarKid Production (a musical theater company that was founded by Darren and fellow classmates from the University of Michigan).
Celebrate Darren Criss’ birthday by watching “A Very Potter Musical” or an episode of “Glee.” Before that, though, be sure to check out the slideshow at the top of the page, which is composed of photos of the handsome actor.