Chris Colfer looked delighted when he found out he won for Favorite Comedic Television Actor at the People’s Choice Awards on Wednesday (January 9).
He Tweeted: “Still shaking and stuttering up a storm! Thanks to everyone who voted for me and @msleamichele! What an amazing way to start the new year!”
The 22-year-old beat Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Jim Parsons, Neil Patrick Harris, and Ty Burr in the category.
Colfer wrote the screenplay and stars in the new film Struck By Lightning. He blogged on Entertainment Weekly about the character in the film.
He wrote: “I was tired of watching movies geared toward my age about the same types of kids going after the same pursuits of popularity; I saw enough of that in real life. What about the type of kid I was? The kind who was so driven by the things they wanted to accomplish that they saw high school more as a waiting room than a utopia. Where was the movie about that kid?”View Slideshow »»