Top tracks from Chris Colfer: I Want To Hold Your Hand, Rose's Turn & more. Christopher Paul Colfer (born in Clovis, California on May 27th, 1990) is an American actor, singer, dancer, writer, and producer. Colfer won the 2010 Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor in a Television Series for his performance as Kurt Hummel on Glee and was nominated for a 2010 SAG Award for the same role. In 2011, at 20 years old, Colfer was named one of Time magazine’s 100 most influential people. For two years in a row he has been nominated for an Emmy in the Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series category for his portrayal of Kurt. On June 8, 2011, Colfer signed a book deal to write two children’s novels, the first of which, The Land of Stories (which he had his first ideas for when he was 7 years old) is scheduled for release in 2012. Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last.fm.