Fil-Am actor Darren Criss goes to Broadway

Posted at 01/11/12 3:19 PM

MANILA, Philippines – Filipino-American actor Darren Criss is blazing through Hollywood and Broadway.

The “Glee” mainstay is among the cast of the Broadway musical "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.”

Criss will star in the musical for three weeks then return to the taping of the third season of the hit TV musical, “Glee.”

Criss’ role in the musical was previously played by “Harry Potter” star Daniel Radcliffe.

Criss rose to fame in 2009 after playing in a musical parody "A Very Potter Musical" where he played Harry Potter.

Despite his popularity in Hollywood, Criss said  he is still Filipino at heart. – Report from ANC and Yong Chavez, ABS-CBN North America Bureau