Photograph by Mitchell Nguyen Mccormack
When Darren Criss landed on OUT’s March 2011 cover, his Glee-crooning, Broadway-conquering “Teenage Dream” charm offensive had barely begun — and it hasn’t slowed down since.
I checked in with Darren about his first feature film, Girl Most Likely, his sold-out 16-city solo tour and what’s happening when Glee gets off summer break:
“People reacted in positive ways to a recent earnest storyline about Kurt and Blaine’s relationship. The only thing I’m surprised about was the lack of any kind of backlash. I think that’s the greatest trick Glee has pulled off: normalizing the subversive.”
Read more from the August issue of OUT magazine here.
my wife chatted with Darren and he said words. I’m glad he got to live out his summer tour road dreams!