Chris Colfer is an American singer, actor, and author. Colfer got fame after his role of Kurt Hummel for the TV singing series Glee. His portrayal helped him to receive different awards including People’s Choice Awards, Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Golden Globe Awards and Miniseries or Television Film Awards. He also included in the list of 100 most influential people. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Chris Colfer in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Christopher Paul Colfer was born on May 27, 1990, in Clovis, California. He belongs to Irish family and always aim to be a storyteller. His grandmother encouraged him to focus on his passion when he writes a fairytale-inspired novel known as The Land of Stories. He attended Clovis East High School and appeared there in different debate and speech competitions.
Colfer is single and not married yet. He didn’t reveal about his personal affair and any information regarding his love and planning to get success in life.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
Chris starred as a story writer for the community theater. He came up for the production of The Sound of Music with Kurt von Trapp character with the stepson of Maria von Trapp. After completing 18, he appeared in the short film Russel Fish: The Sausage and Eggs Incident. The movie includes the awkward moment of the teenager and the fail fitness test which lose them to take admission to Harvard University.
He made his first TV debut for the cast of Kurt Hummel telecasted on Fox’s show Glee. This show tells about the story of Kurt as a Gay who made several participations in the Glee Club. He gave audition for the role of Artie Abrams who later played by Kevin McHale. His acting made a good impression among the eyes of Ryan Murphy who created his role in the series of Kurt.
He has achieved Golden Globe Award for the best supporting actor role for his appearance as Kurt. For the Emmy awards, he was nominated two times for the outstanding supporting actor in the comedy series. He also received People’s Choice Awards for being the favorite actor and also made funny speeches which praised by the media.
Colfer appeared in different movies whole of his entire career include Russel Fish: The Sausage and Eggs Incident, Marmaduke, Glee: The 3D Concert Movie, struck by Lightning, Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie and Noel. His television appearance noticed in the series include Glee, Entertainment Tonight, The Cleveland Show, Saturday Night Live, The Talk, Bitter Party of Five, Hollywood Game Night, and Indigo.
Net Worth & Earnings
Chris Colfer has an estimated net worth of around $10 million. Most of his earnings come from his appearances in different television series and also earned while appearing in the movies. He increased his assets of million dollars while purchasing a personal car and own home.
Colfer is a famous actor who has appeared numerous times. His acting helped him to get more fame and roles in continuity while he also served as the author and wrote different stories. He also named himself in the list of 100 most influential people of the year.