Claim to fame: Playing openly gay glee club member Kurt Hummel, who sings soprano and joins the football team to impress his father on "Glee." Did you know: The festival favorite "Russell Fish: The Sausage and Eggs Incident" features Colfer as a scrawny kid trying to pass the Presidential Fitness Test so he can graduate high school. If he fails, he won't be able to attend Harvard in the fall. Other credits: Before "Glee," Colfer was busy competing in Future Farmers of America, speech and debate and performing with the drama club at a Clovis, Calif., high school.
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