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Darren Criss: GLEE's Newest Star!

Darren Criss: GLEE's Newest Star!

Darren Criss has been cast in Glee!

The actor-singer-songwriter, who played Matt Dallas’ bro on Eastwick, will play the character of Blaine — a cute and charismatic gay student from a rival glee club named the Dalton Academy Warblers.

Blaine will probably play a love interest/boyfriend for Kurt (Chris Colfer). Interesting casting!

DO YOU THINK Chris Colfer and Darren Criss would make a cute couple?

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71 Responses to “Darren Criss: GLEE's Newest Star!”

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  1. 26
    ajh Says:

    HE’S HARRY FREAKIN’ POTTER!

  2. 27
    Katelyn Says:

    @brenda:
    He actually just cut it.
    Lol, so you’re in luck.

  3. 28
    Wow Says:

    NO! Sam has to be kurts bf! plus Ry Murph already said Kurts bf wasnt gonna be openly gay

  4. 29
    Neena Says:

    I think I just died a little inside. I LITERALLY SCREAM WHEN I HEARD THIS!!! I. CAN. NOT. BELIEVE. IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!SO FLIPIN HAPPY!!!!!

  5. 30
    B Says:

    Me thinks, with Darren on Glee, their ratings and are gonna go THROUGH THE ROOF. I personally, cannot freaking wait. Love Glee, love AVPM/S, love Darren’s music, love the casting!

  6. 31
    kj Says:

    glee should be up for an award for how many guest stars and new cast members come on the show but then it probably wouldn’t be fair to everyone else!!

  7. 32
    hayley Says:

    i lovelovelove the casting, because darren is amazing and always has been- but as for darren & chris? it prob won’t work out since darren’s straight, but hey: blaine and kurt would be supercute =]

  8. 33
    carriewhite410 Says:

    NOOOO!! DARREN CRISS ISN’T ALLOWED TO PLAY KURT’S BOYFRIEND!!!!
    There are going to be thousands of females who die a little inside at their jealousy…..

  9. 34
    bob Says:

    they never confirmed that darren will be playing Kurt’s boyfriend……….

  10. 35
    Carly Says:

    @reba: I don’t think you understand DARREN CRISS IS GOING TO BE ON GLEE!!!! who cares how old he looks!!!!!!! IT DARREN CRISS

  11. 36
    iamtheonewhoistotalyawsome Says:

    ohmygawd
    i gotta start watching glee

  12. 37
    mae c. Says:

    oh really? nice :D

  13. 38
    Ginny Says:

    Wowee! Harry Potter!

  14. 39
    bette Says:

    If he´ll play Kurts new boyfriend, I wonder where Sam (Chord) will end up? Maybe a new boyfriend for Rachel, Quinn, Santana or Sunshine. Maybe they will create a new love triangle for Rachel, Sam and Sunshine. Maybe Sam, Rachel and Finn. Maybe a love triangle for Artie, Sunshine and Sam. Or maybe a love triangle for Puck, Santana, and Sam or maybe Brittany, Sam and Santana. Maybe just Sam and Quinn. OK stop.. That´s a lot of maybe´s…

  15. 40
    celia Says:

    HOLY MACKERAL!! What a great casting! I need to start watching Glee, because now they’ve got Harry ‘freakin’ Potter on their show!!!

  16. 41
    Zoe Says:

    Best casting ever! OMGOMGOMG! I hoped this would happen but I never thought it actually would. I am going to spontaniously combust from happiness when his character and Kurt are even in, like, the same shot. Casting guys over at Glee…you have made the best decision of your careers. You will not regret it XD

  17. 42
    Alyzzaaa Says:

    OMG! IT’S HARRY FREAKIN’ POTTER ON GLEE!!!!!!! :)
    that’s TOTALLY AWESOME!!!!! :D

  18. 43
    ChocolateMantle Says:

    I don’t really like glee and all but DAMN!~ If he’s Kurt’s love interest i’m gonna have to start watching it… :P

  19. 44
    maica Says:

    ugh… i want SAM to be Kurt’s BF… I mean come on a gay wuarterback is like WIN!!!!! Chord Overstreet!!!!

  20. 45
    maica Says:

    ugh… i want SAM to be Kurt’s BF… I mean come on a gay quarterback is like WIN!!!!! Chord Overstreet!!!!

  21. 46
    Rumbleroar Says:

    Eeeep! Darren!!!

  22. 47
    Erica Reyes Says:

    OMG! I’m so excited that Darren’s going to be on Glee! He’s really an amazing musician and so talented in general. He deserves this!

  23. 48
    Kirstyn Hippe Says:

    Wow, I am SO happy that Darren has joined the cast. If any of you haven’t seen it, I’d recommend watching “A Very Potter Musical” and “A Very Potter Sequel” (which he wrote all the music for)… even if you aren’t a Potter fan, you’ll PEE yourself laughing. I guarantee it. Oh, also, he has an EP out called “Human” that’s AMAZING. The songs on it are my favorites at the moment : )

    Oh, you can also find him here:
    Youtube- http://www.youtube.com/iclemyer
    Twitter- http://www.twitter.com/darrencriss
    Facebook- http://www.facebook.com/iclemyer
    Website- http://www.darrencriss.com
    Myspace- http://www.myspace.com/darrencriss

    And here’s where you can find AVPM and AVPS:
    http://www.youtube.com/starkidpotter

    Like I said, Darren is AMAZING and you should definitely check out his stuff : ) He’s definitely my favorite artist at the moment. You could say I have an obsession. But he deserves this, and I am so happy for him.

  24. 49
    gleek Says:

    it’s harry freaking potter! DUDE, THIS IS GONNA BE TOTALLY AWESOME!

  25. 50
    abbey Says:

    I really want Chord Overstreet to play Chris Colfer’s boyfriend. Not that this guy isn’t cute. It’s just that chris and chord are why cuter together. I hope that chris character Kurt will end up with Chord’s character Sam. Not this guy can’t be with him. I know that Ryan said that Chord won’t be Chris’s boyfriend. But, I think that he is trying to throw us off.

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