Chord Overstreet Biography, Age, Movies, Songs, Girlfriend
Chord Overstreet Biography
Chord Overstreet (Chord Paul Overstreet) is an American actor and singer born on 17th February 1989 in Nashville, Tennessee, U.S to hairdresser Julie and country music singer-songwriter Paul Overstreet. He is popularly known for his role as Sam Evans on the fox television series Glee.In 2013 he won Teen Choice Awards for Choice TV: Male Scene Stealer for his role.
Chord Overstreet have five siblings an older brother, Nash Overstreet (born 1986), who plays guitar in the band Hot Chelle Rae, an older sister, Summer (born 1987), and three younger sisters, Harmony, Skye and Charity.
Chord Overstreet Age
He was born on 17th February 1989 (29 years as at 2018)
Chord Overstreet Career
Chord Overstreet began playing the mandolin at an early age, and moved on to the drums, flute, piano, and guitar. He modelled for advertisements for Hollister, Famous Footwear and Gap during his teenage years.
In 2007 after he graduated high school he began to persue performing. After two unsuccessful years he started his career in acting. He was features in the web series ‘Private’ as Josh Hollis.
Chord Overstreet 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.
Overstreet played 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”. His 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. On April 21, 2011, the video for Hot Chelle Rae’s “Tonight Tonight” was released on YouTube
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. 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.
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. 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.” 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. 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.
Chord Overstreet Movies and TV Shows
- 2009: The Hole as Adam
- 2010: Kick-Ass as Doctor Gravity
- 2011: A Warrior’s Heart as Dupree
- 2011: Glee: The 3D Concert Movie as Sam Evans
- 2015: 4th Man Out as Nick
- 2009: iCarly as Eric
- 2010: No Ordinary Family as Lucas Fisher
- 2010–2015: Glee as Sam Evans
- 2011: The Middle as Ralph Wilkerson
- 2013: Regular Show as Dusty B (voice)
- 2015: Be Cool, Scooby-Doo! as Mitchell, Andrew (voice)
Chord Overstreet Songs
Chord Overstreet Girlfriend
Chord Overstreet was dating Emma Watson but they ended their six month relationship in May 2018. Emma Unfolowed Chord on Instagram, they managed to keep their relationship private and were only spotted together in public a few times. Emma and Chord met at the end of 2017 after Watson’s two-year relationship with William Knight ended.
“Emma and Chord kept quiet about their relationship at first but they really hit it off. They spent a lot of time together in Los Angeles and were photographed quite a bit just a couple of months ago. But things just haven’t worked out between them and they are both now single again,” said a source.