Darren Criss Net Worth

How much is Darren Criss Worth?

Random Celebrity
Darren Criss Net Worth
Net Worth:
$1.3 Million
Date of Birth
February 5, 1987
Place of Birth
San Francisco
Profession
Actor, Singer-songwriter, Composer, Musician, Businessperson

Darren Criss is an American actor, singer-songwriter, musician, composer, and a founding member and co-owner of the theater company StarKid Productions and has a net worth of $1.3 million. Darren Criss earned his net worth in the music industry. In 1997 he made his professional stage debut at the age of ten in 42nd Street Moon's production of Fanny. Growing up in San Francisco, he played a variety of instruments including violin, guitar, piano, and drums. He played drums in a small band with his brother Chuck before he went on to pursue his acting degree at the University of Michigan. In his senior year of college, Criss and his friends created a Harry Potter musical parody entitled, A Very Potter Musical as a fun project for their classmates, friends and other Harry Potter fans. Along with starring as the boy wizard himself, he also lent several of his songs to be used in the show. Within weeks of posting the musical online, it became a YouTube hit, garnering millions of views and musical theater-world attention. He is a regular on the FOX television show Glee and he portrays Blaine Anderson, an openly gay high school student. He is currently signed with Sony Music Entertainment and will be recording a full-length studio album. He became the 400,000th member of the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers on December 10, 2010. On March 11, 2011, he performed with Yale University's renowned a cappella group, The Whiffenpoofs, at a benefit for Public School Arts. He is credited as one of the primary songwriters and composers, along with A.J. Holmes and Carlos Valdes, for StarKid Productions. He has contributed to the Glee soundtrack as lead singer of the Dalton Academy Warblers. Darren Criss was born on February 5th, 1987 in San Francisco, California.

Articles Written by Brian Warner
Prior to launching Celebrity Net Worth, Brian spent seven years as the Managing Editor of one of the largest entertainment portals on the internet. Before that, Brian attended Georgetown University where he double majored in finance and marketing. A native of Northern California, Brian currently resides in Los Angeles. Follow him on Google+.
Did we make a mistake?
Submit a correction suggestion and help us fix it!
Submit a Correction
More Information
Darren Criss

Darren Criss

Darren Everett Criss is an American actor, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer. One of the founding members and co-owners of StarKid Productions, a musical theater company based in Chicago, Illinois, Criss first garnered attention playing the lead role of ...
Profession
Date of Birth
  • February 5, 1987
Nicknames
  • Darren Everett Criss
  • Dcriss
  • Dare
Ethnicity
  • Filipino American
  • Irish American
Height
  • 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Nationality
  • United States of America
Country
  • United States of America
View Full Profile
Discussion