Chord Overstreet
American actor and musician
Chord Overstreet
Chord Overstreet is an American actor, singer and musician, best known for his role as Sam Evans on the television series Glee.
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Gwyneth Paltrow & Kristin Chenoweth Are Back on 'Glee' Set!
Just Jared - about 3 years
Check out Gwyneth Paltrow and Kristin Chenoweth posing together on the set of Glee to film the 100th episode! “They’re back!” Glee creator Ryan Murphy tweeted with the pic. Dianna Agron, Chord Overstreet, Jenna Ushkowitz, and Naya Rivera have also been sharing pics from the set on Instagram for the past week. Check out some of the pics below! In case you forgot, the 100th episode will be split into two parts, airing March 18 and 25. We can’t wait! The episode revolves around Jane Lynch‘s character Sue, who is able to finally end the school’s Glee club.
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Chord Overstreet Asks Sandra Bullock Out on a Date, Says Cory Monteith Was the "Glue" on Glee
US Magazine - about 3 years
Chord Overstreet sets his sights high. Appearing on The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Monday, Dec. 2, the 24-year-old Glee star revealed his crush on one of the most in-demand A-listers in Hollywood: Oscar winner Sandra Bullock. "I do have a celebrity crush right now," he admitted, after telling DeGeneres he was single and "looking for Mrs. Wonderful." "It's tough with all the, you know, ins and outs of relationships that are always going on, but I would have to say the most current one is Sandra Bullock." PHOTOS: Sandra Bullock's red carpet PDA So does she know how he feels? "I've actually never met her," he confessed. "I saw her. I saw her from a distance at one of these red carpet things, and I was a little...a little bit, like, too scared to talk to her. She was that beautiful." "She is very beautiful and she is very funny," DeGeneres agreed. "She's hilarious." PHOTOS: Sandy's red carpet evolution At 49, she's also 25 years older than Overstreet. But he isn't fazed by t ...
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'Glee' Cast Congratulates Amber Riley on 'Dancing' Win (Video)
Just Jared - over 3 years
Amber Riley and Derek Hough proudly show off their mirror ball trophies backstage at Dancing With the Stars on Tuesday night (November 26) in Los Angeles The couple were declared winners earlier in the night, ahead of Jack Osbourne, who came in third and Corbin Bleu, who finished second. “THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOOOOOOUUUUUU! I can’t believe it!!!! AAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHH!” Amber posted up on Twitter. Her Glee co-stars Lea Michele, Chris Colfer and more even made her a video congratulating her. Check it out below! ‘Glee’ Cast Congratulates Amber Riley on Winning Click inside to read more Glee cast reaction’s to the win… Kevin McHale: “AMBER FREAKING RILEY!!!!!!! @MsAmberPRiley !!! So proud of you!” “Remember that time @MsAmberPRiley won Dancing with the Stars?!?! #teamroughley” Chris Colfer: “AHHHHHHHHHH!!!! YES YES YES YES YES!!!!! @MsAmberPRiley” “So friggin proud of this girl!!! Love you so much, Amber! @MsAmberPRiley” “WE’RE SO PROUD OF YOU AMBER!!! @MsA ...
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Chord Overstreet: Shirtless as Lady Gaga in New 'Glee' Stills!
Just Jared - over 3 years
Chord Overstreet shows off his sexy shirtless body while recreating Lady Gaga‘s “Applause” in this new still from the upcoming episode of Glee. The new episode, titled “A Katy or a Gaga,” will air on Thursday, November 7 and features the songs of Katy Perry and Lady Gaga. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Chord Overstreet Darren Criss, Blake Jenner, and Jacob Artist all go shirtless as well while the cast recreates the music video for Katy‘s hit song “Roar.” Can’t wait to watch these performances! “A Katy or a Gaga” Promo 10+ pictures inside of the cast of Glee in the new episode…
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Hear Lea Michele's 'Glee' Tribute To Cory Monteith And More Songs From 'The Quarterback'
Huffington Post - over 3 years
It's safe to say you'll need tissues for "Glee's" upcoming Cory Monteith tribute episode, "The Quarterback." The episode will deal with the sudden death of the "Glee" star and serve as a tribute to the actor and his character Finn Hudson. For the special hour, "Glee" is breaking out a number of heartbreaking songs. Series star Lea Michele, who was also Monteith's girlfriend, will cover Adele's version of "Make You Feel My Love" by Bob Dylan. Amber Riley and Mark Salling will take on "I'll Stand By You." The cast will perform "Seasons Of Love" from "Rent." Kevin McHale and Chord Overstreet will sing "Fire & Rain." Salling will also perform "No Surrender." Naya Rivera will cover "If I Die Young." Series co-creator Ryan Murphy said he struggled working on the episode. "[B]ecause what you're seeing is what they felt about not just Finn, but Cory, so I think it's amazing performances across the board, and everybody went into it with a lot of love. What I loved ...
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'Glee' Season 5 Premiere Recap: Did Kurt Say Yes?
Just Jared - over 3 years
SPOILER ALERT: DO NOT CONTINUE IF YOU DON’T WANT TO KNOW WHAT HAPPENED! The fifth season of Glee returned this evening and some big things went down on the brand new episode titled “Love, Love, Love”! The season premiere was the first episode without the late Cory Monteith, though his death won’t be addressed until the third episode this season when everyone says farewell to Finn Hudson. When last season left off, Rachel (Lea Michele) was in the process of auditioning to play Fanny Brice in the Broadway revival of Funny Girl and the season started off right from there with guest stars Peter Facinelli and Ioan Gruffudd sitting in for her callback audition. Glee – Episode 502 Promo Video Click inside to find out what happened on the episode… -Rachel’s audition was cut short and the casting director (Facinelli) and show’s male lead (Gruffudd) didn’t seem to think she is a star yet. Later in the episode while Rachel is working at a diner with Santana (Naya Rivera), t ...
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TCAs 2013: Selena Gomez and Harry Styles Win Fashion Awards - AceShowbiz
Google News - over 3 years
AceShowbiz TCAs 2013: Selena Gomez and Harry Styles Win Fashion Awards AceShowbiz The 'Come and Get It' singer and the 1D band members share wins in Fashion categories at the Teen Choice Awards. Tweet. TCAs 2013: Selena Gomez and Harry Styles Win Fashion Awards. See larger image. After bagging two music category awards, ... Harry Styles causes Twitter meltdown as he stands up and twerks at the Teen ...Daily Mail One Direction Wins Big, 'Glee' Triumphs at Teen Choice AwardsBillboard Chord Overstreet & Becca Tobin - Teen Choice Awards 2013Just Jared Sacramento Bee -Mirror.co.uk -Idolator: All About The Music all 391 news articles »
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Glee Star Chord Overstreet's Nashville Home Struck By Lightning! Literally!
Perez Hilton - over 3 years
YIKES!! Looks like this Glee star barely escaped a potentially REALLY bad situation!! Chord Overstreet’s home in Nashville, Tennessee was quite literally struck by lightning! Not kidding, Gleeks! It even took out his chimney!! The actor took to his Twitter to share the bit of unfortunate news: Wow!! My house in nashville just got struck by lightning. Blew up our chimney! Holy smokes! #struckbylightning — Chord Overstreet (@chordoverstreet) June 10, 2013 So scary! This could have been so much worse! We’re just glad he’s ok! Phew! Give us a heart attack, why doncha!?! [Image via FayesVision/WENN.]
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Tweet Repeat: Melissa Rycroft Loves Target, Big Time Rush Talks New Album and Jesse Tyler Ferguson Cindi Lauper!
Ok Magazine - over 3 years
Welcome to Tweet Repeat, your daily dose of the best celeb anecdotes found on Twitter. We've scoured the site looking for the funniest, weirdest, goofiest, deepest, craziest, sweetest, most intriguing thoughts of the day, from the most intriguing people on the planet internet. Melissa Rycroft reassured us today that celebrities are just like us. What did she say? The star tweeted out admitting that she majorly over shopped at Target. We've definitely walked into a store and come out with more than intended, so it was nice to see we're not the only ones! Jesse Tyler Ferguson also shared his excitement for seeing the legendary Cyndi Lauper last night at The Tony Awards. Find out what else was happening in the Twittersphere today in our Tweet Repeat below. I just went to Target to buy medicine! How in the world we came home with $100 worth of stuff, I have no idea. Target gets another point... — Melissa Rycroft (@MelissaRycroft) June 10, 2013 Sitting in front of Cyndi Lauper ...
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Charles Karel Bouley: Adam Levine Honored by BMI at Annual Pop Awards
Huffington Post - almost 4 years
It's more of a reward than an award, but still, it's one of the most fun, private parties in Hollywood. It's the BMI Pop Music Awards, held in May at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel; a venue that has served as the award's home for some time now. Each year, over the course of a few weeks, songwriters take over the ballroom as BMI honors the best and most successful from the year previous; the people behind the music, the songwriters and publishers, the creators of the music prior to it ever reaching a chart.BMI gives out awards in Pop, Rap, Country, Film and TV to writers and publishers that are signators with BMI. BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc) is one of the two major performance rights companies in the United States; ASCAP (American Society of Composers and Publishers) being the other. It is these companies that negotiate and protect the rights of songwriters and publishers across all mediums, with digital quickly gaining as one of the biggest money makers as music moves from C ...
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Coachella 2013: Chord Overstreet and Diego Boneta put their bromance on display at the music festival
Daily Mail (UK) - almost 4 years
Coachella isn't about the ladies or the music for Chord Overstreet.
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'Glee' Kids Come Out To Honor Ryan Murphy At Paley Center Event
MTV News - almost 4 years
The singing and dancing students of McKinely High were feeling plenty of school spirit last night for their big man on campus. Ryan Murphy, creator of "Glee," was honored at the Paley Center with an Icon Award for... well, being iconic, basically? Which he is! And to show their support, pretty much every major player from Lima, Ohio, came out to help celebrate the achievement of their paterfamilias. Lea Michele, in a sexy sheer gown with lace bustier top, enjoyed some snuggly photo ops with boyfriend Cory Monteith on the red carpet; Jenna Ushkowitz kept cozy with a white blazer over her black dress; and Jayma Mays went for a fun, fresh, high-contrast look in a pencil dress with a melon-hued Mondrian pattern. And the boys were just as stylish: Chord Overstreet sported floppy hair and an open collar, while Chris Colfer and Kevin McHale went for patterned shirts. Chris paired his suit with a casual black plaid button-down; Kevin went a step further with a contrast-collared numb ...
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Happy Birthday, Amber Riley!
MTV News - about 4 years
Guess what today is! (Besides National Chocolate Detox Day...) It's "Glee" star Amber Riley's birthday! Happy 27th, lady! Happy birthday!!! @msamberpriley. Hope this is ur funnest year yet. — Chord Overstreet (@chordoverstreet) February 15, 2013 Of course, we weren't the only one to send well wishes to the birthday girl. Several of the actress' co-stars took to the Twitters to send their own messages of love and light. Happy BIRFFDAY to one of my most favorite people in the world @msamberpriley!!! ))))) — Kevin McHale (@druidDUDE) February 15, 2013 Can we just add how nice it was to see Amber on last night's episode of "Glee"? We've missed the diva! Ready to start this day! But first gotta give a bday shout out to my girl @msamberpriley! Happy Birthday Amber! Love u!! — Lea Michele (@msleamichele) February 15, 2013 With that, Crushers, we send you into the weekend! See you back here next week. Leave your well wishes for Amber in the comments below! ...
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'Glee' Sneak Peek: It's A Bird, It's A Plane, It's ...
Huffington Post - over 4 years
After you've stuffed your face full of turkey and various types of potatoes and pies, Fox is offering a super helping of "Glee" on Thanksgiving Day. HuffPost TV has an exclusive sneak peek of "Glee's" superhero-themed episode, titled "Dynamic Duets" (Thursday, November 22 at 9 p.m. ET on Fox), in which the New Directions have some fresh drama: The Dalton Academy Warblers (yep, Blaine's former glee club) have stolen their Nationals trophy. There's a laptop with a video message in the trophy's place. In the video, a young man with an altered voice and blurred out face, wearing an iconic Warblers blazer, says: "You have been living as national champions on borrowed time and that ends now. We have your trophy. Soon we'll have your title as well." Could it be Blaine's (Darren Criss) Season 3 nemesis Sebastian Smythe (Grant Gustin)? Watch our clip above and tell us what you think. Whoever committed the crime, it's up to the superhero alter-egos of the New Directions to t ...
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Matthew Morrison, Girlfriend Dress as Vintage Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears
US Magazine - over 4 years
Justin Timberlake is a newly married man (to Jessica Biel), and his ex Britney Spears is betrothed to another (Jason Trawick) -- but Matthew Morrison and girlfriend couldn't help but reminisce about the former power couple. At the Glee star's third annual Halloween party/birthday party (he turns 33 on Tuesday Oct. 30), held Sunday at Lure nightclub in Hollywood, Morrison and Renee Puente paid tribute to Timberlake and Spears during their legendary early aughts romance. PHOTOS: Justin's style evolution Curly-haired Morrison (who bears a passing resemblance to Timberlake, 31) channeled the "SexyBack" singer in his *NSYNC days: Wrapping up his hair in a yellow bandana, wearing tinted sunglasses, a blousy white shirt (with another bandana tied around his arm), a spiky hooded vest, leather, fingerless gloves, baggy jeans, sneakers -- and even a hands-free microphone!. Not to be outdone, Morrison's love Puente summoned Spears' hottest Video Music Awards look of all time: Her 2001 ...
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Nikki Reed, Lucy Hale Party Pretty At Teen Vogue Fete
MTV News - over 4 years
Pretty, pretty people. The industry's elite were out in full (fabulous) force last night for Teen Vogue's annual Young Hollywood Party in Beverly Hills. This year marks the fete's 10th anniversary, which means its still six years shy of showing up driving an Escalade... Unsurprisingly, the guest list was chock-full of our favorite entertainers, including "Twilight" actress Nikki Reed, "Glee" actor Chord Overstreet, "Pretty Little Liars" actress Lucy Hale, and "Vampire Diaries" actresses (and real-life friends!) Claire Holt and Phoebe Tonkin. What was surprising? Pretty much everyone seemed to be in fine form fashion-wise (no blunders or bombs here!). Peruse our entire Teen Vogue Young Hollywood Party flipbook by clicking on the image! Whose frock was your favorite at last night's event? Sound off in the comments and on Twitter!
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Jennie Garth Unveils Thin, Toned Bikini Body in Las Vegas!
US Magazine - over 4 years
If you've got it, flaunt it -- and that's exactly what Jennie Garth did over Labor Day weekend. The former Beverly Hills, 90210 actress, 40, made a splash when she donned a skimpy neon yellow bikini at Azure Pool at the Palazzo in Las Vegas September 1. The slender mother-of-three, 40, removed her black cover-up and listened to DJ MomJeans before jumping into the deejay booth herself with actors Danny Masterson, 36, and Michael Pena, 36. Garth also lounged poolside with a gaggle of girlfriends and chatted with Pretty Little Liars star Ashley Benson, 22, and Glee hottie Chord Overstreet, 23. PHOTOS: Jennie Garth's life as a mom Garth, who split with husband of 11 years Peter Facinelli in March, "is happier than ever," a source recently told Us Weekly. "She looks like the old Jennie!" Dr. Eric Braverman, author of The Younger (Thinner) You Diet, recently estimated the star lost 20 pounds in the last three months. And a source told Us the slimmed-down star's waist size is n ...
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Kate Hudson Wraps Sexy Legs Around Hunky Model in Glee Promo Pic
US Magazine - over 4 years
Kate Hudson is one sexy Gleek! Mom of two Hudson will make Glee fans hot for teacher when she appears on the FOX hit's upcoming fourth season, judging by a new pic posted by Glee creator Ryan Murphy Tuesday. "Kate Hudson in action," Murphy tweeted, along with a sultry shot of a leggy Hudson, 33, clad in a black bodysuit and fishnet tights, groping a hunky male costar. PHOTOS: Glee's hottest guest stars Murphy isn't the only one impressed by the actress, who will play Rachel Berry's New York Academy of the Dramatic Arts dance teacher Cassandra July. Berry's portrayer, Lea Michele, argues Hudson is one of the show's best guest stars to date. VIDEO: Chord Overstreet starts Justin Bieber tribute band on Glee "I'm so obsessed with her," Michele, 25, gushed to ET Canada July 18. "She's one of the greatest comedic actresses right now and I just think she's so great." Hudson will be joined on season 4 by Sarah Jessica Parker, who will guest star in scenes with Michele and costa ...
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Chord Overstreet
    TWENTIES
  • 2016
    Age 27
    On August 26, 2016, Chord released his first official solo single, "Homeland", through Island Records and Safehouse Records.
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  • 2015
    Age 26
    On December 15, 2015, Overstreet signed a recording contract with Safehouse Records, a record label founded by Demi Lovato, Nick Jonas and Phil McIntyre.
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  • 2011
    Age 22
    On December 13, 2011, one of Overstreet's solo tracks, entitled "Beautiful Girl", was leaked onto the internet.
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    It was reported on October 18, 2011, and confirmed by series co-creator Ryan Murphy six days later, that Overstreet would be returning to Glee as a recurring character starting with the third season's eighth episode.
    More Details Hide Details On July 23, 2012, it was confirmed that Overstreet would be a series regular for the fourth season of Glee, where he continued until the last season. Overstreet's cover of "Billionaire" was released as a single and charted at #15 in Ireland, #24 in Canada, #28 in the United States, and #34 in Australia. His cover of "Lucky" was also released as a single.
    At the 2011 Comic-Con event, Glee co-creator Brad Falchuk reported that they had offered Overstreet a ten-episode deal with a possibility to become a series regular at mid-season, but that Overstreet had declined the option.
    More Details Hide Details Overstreet later stated to Ausiello during an interview that he had decided to leave the show to focus on his music career, explaining: "They offered me the chance to come back for a few episodes, but there was nothing guaranteed so I decided to dive into the music thing."
    On July 1, 2011, TVLine's Michael Ausiello broke the news that Overstreet's contract option to become a series regular on Glee had not been picked up for season 3, but that he could possibly come back as an occasional guest star.
    More Details Hide Details In reaction to the announcement, fans launched a campaign to promote Overstreet's cover of "Billionaire" and various tags related to the actor, most notably "#DontCutTheChord", began trending on Twitter. The song made its way into the iTunes top 5 Glee charts during the campaign.
    On April 21, 2011, the video for Hot Chelle Rae's "Tonight Tonight" was released on YouTube and featured a series of cameos of Overstreet alternately making out with a girl (whom he stole from the lead singer) on an office copier, DJing at a club, then playing guitar and mugging for the crowd with his brother, Hot Chelle Rae band member, Nash.
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  • TEENAGE
  • 2009
    Age 20
    His first film role was that of Teenage Boy in the 2009 thriller The Hole, and he starred in the 2011 film A Warrior's Heart as Dupree, alongside Ashley Greene and Kellan Lutz.
    More Details Hide Details Overstreet plays the character of Sam Evans, a transfer student and athlete, on the FOX comedy-drama television series Glee. He landed the role after auditioning with the Commodores' song "Easy" and Gavin DeGraw's "I Don't Want to Be". He later sang "Billionaire" by Travie McCoy featuring Bruno Mars as a studio test, and eventually sang this in his debut episode titled "Audition".
  • 2007
    Age 18
    Overstreet began to pursue his passion of performing after his high school graduation in 2007.
    More Details Hide Details After two unsuccessful years, Overstreet started his acting career on the web series Private as Josh Hollis. He was also featured in an episode of iCarly titled "iSpeed Date" and starred in the unaired pilot of No Ordinary Family.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1989
    Age 0
    Born on February 17, 1989.
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