Chris Colfer– Biography, Facts & Life Story
Chris Colfer is a famous American actor, singer, and writer who came to the limelight for his role as Kurt Hummel in the super hit television series ‘Glee’.
Chris Colfer was named in Time’s list of the 100 most influential people in 2011. Similarly, his first-ever book ‘The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell’ earned him a New York Times number-one bestselling author title.
When did Chris come out as a gay?
He knew that he was gay from a very young age, and he never struggled to hide it. Unfortunately, he was also bullied so much that he had to be homeschooled. However, when he also became famous, the bullies started bragging on social media that they had been great friends with him. Similarly “I thought, wow, this must be what someone feels like at their eulogy,”
Additionally, he also said that: “I really hope that one day it won’t be a thing, and we’ll get past this ridiculous – this complex line between reality and fiction that always gets blurred. Eventually, it’s crazy people don’t let actors work because they’re gay.”
Chris Colfer- Early Life
How old is Chris?- Chris was born Christopher Paul Colfer in Clovis, California, the United States on May 27, 1990. He will be 33 years old as of 2023, and his zodiac sign is Gemini. His father‘s name is Tim Colfer, and his mother, Karyn Colfer. He has one sibling; one brother, Hannah Colfer. Chris holds an American nationality and mixed (Irish-English-German-Scottish) ethnicity.
Talking about Colfer’s education history, he attended Clovis East High School in Clovis, California. He was homeschooled for some part of the 7th and 8th grades due to the cases of bullying.
Is Chris Colfer single?- Chris Colfer is in a relationship with an actor, Will Sherrod, who is 7 years older than Chris, since 2013. However, they have met each other in 2012 during Halloween party and Christmas parties.
Chris Colfer- Wiki and Facts
|Real Name||Chris Colfer|
|Birthday||May 27, 1990|
|Birthplace||Clovis, California, USA|
|Father’s Name||Tim Colfer|
|Mother’s Name||Karyn Colfer|
|Education||Clovis East High School|
|Height||5 feet 10 inches (1.77m)|
|Hair Color||Light Brown|
|Relationship Status||In Relationship|
|Net Worth||$8 million|
What is Chris Colfer’s net worth?- Christopher has an estimated net worth of around $8 million. As an actor, Colfer has an average salary of about $34,550. Also, as a singer, he earns around $51,773.
Rumors and Controversy
Colfer was dragged into a controversy by the media asking what happened on the set of Glee. There was a fight between two Glee actresses. But, the career-focused actor didn’t comment on anything controversial in their fight. Presently, no other rumors surround Christopher’s personal and professional life.
How tall is Chris Colfer?- Colfer has a height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs is 74Kg. He has light brown hair and blue eyes.
In 2009, he starred as Russel Fish in the short film Russel Fish: The Sausage and Eggs Incident, and in 2012, he played Ryan Kendall in “8” the Play.
Social Media Appearance
Colfer is active on social sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. He has around 789K followers on Facebook, about 2.1M followers on Twitter, and over 1.7M followers on Instagram.