|Born:||January 14, 1990|
Thomas Grant Gustin (born January 14, 1990), better known as Grant Gustin is an American theater and television actor from Norfolk, Virginia. Grant currently portrays Sebastian Smythe, on FOX's hit TV show, Glee. It has just been recently announced that he is being considered for regular status for Season 4, however it is not official as of yet. Source Source
Life and career
Grant attended the Governor's School for the Arts in Norfolk, Virginia for Musical Theater. He went on to attend the BFA Music Theater Program at Elon University in North Carolina for two years. He left school to take the role of Baby John in the Broadway Revival Tour of West Side Story, and performed with the tour from its opening on September 30, 2010 through September 23, 2011.
On November 8, 2011, he debuted on the television series Glee as Sebastian Smythe, an openly gay member of the Dalton Academy Warblers. Gustin won the recurring role after "an exhaustive, weeks-long casting search", and Sebastian is referred to as "promiscuous" and "scheming". He began filming the role early on Monday, September 26, 2011, after having finished his final West Side Story (as Baby John Source) performance the Friday night before. In January 2012 he played a set of twins on episode 10x13 of CSI Miami along with Romy Rosemont.
In May 2012 it was announced that he would be cast as the lead in A Mother's Nightmare, a lifetime movie opposite Annabeth Gish and Jessica Lowndes. Filming began at Kelowna, Canada in late May and finished in mid June. It will air sometime in October 2012, with it being in limited release in Canada.
- He has an older brother named Tyler and a younger sister named Gracie.
- He has a tattoo on his right forearm, that says "Love Above All Else", which he had on March 13, 2012.
- Was in West Side Story with Joey Haro who also potrays a Warbler
- He has a different tattoo, the state of Virginia with a star on the location of Norfolk aswell as the area code "seven-five-seven", on his rib cage and his brother Tyler has a tattoo on the back of his shoulder.
- Said Chris Colfer is a beautiful man.