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Matthew Morrison

Matthew Morrison

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Famous as :

Actor, singer

Birth Name :

Matthew James Morrison

Birth Date :

October 30, 1978

Birth Place :

Fort Ord, California, USA

Spouse :

Renee Puente (model, since 18-Oct-14)

Claim to fame :

As Will Schuester in TV series "Glee" (2009)

Biography


Matthew Morrison was a Broadway star long before he made a bigger name out of himself on "Glee". The actor who was born on October 30, 1978 had fell in love in stage productions in his younger days, enrolling himself at the Orange County High School of the Arts and plenty of musical projects.

While educating himself at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, he landed a role in the Broadway adaptation of "Footloose". Recalling this experience, he said, "There were all these beautiful, beautiful dancers. As a straight guy I had some room. There were the shared interests in singing and dancing, and I always find dancing with someone very evocative and sexual. I definitely hooked up with a lot of girls when I was a young guy on Broadway. It was exciting. Very joyous and free."

Latest News


Matthew Morrison Ties the Knot With Renee Puente in Hawaii

October 19, 2014 16:41:19 GMT

, 35, is a married man. The "" actor said "I do" to his fiancee Renee Puente in Hawaii Saturday, October 18. The couple exchanged wedding vows in an intimate ceremony attended by 50 family and friends.
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Ariana Grande and Nicholas Hoult Join 'Underdogs' Voice Cast

October 15, 2014 03:38:11 GMT

Weinstein Co.'s animated comedy "" has added two young stars to give voice to the characters. and are part of the lead voices in the English-language version of the Argentine family comedy.
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Lea Michele Finally Admitted to Dating Matthew Morrison in the Past

May 21, 2014 01:47:23 GMT

and managed to get over the awkwardness of co-starring on FOX's "". Turns out, these two used to date before they were cast as student and teacher on the hit TV show.
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Video: Matthew Morrison Performs at MDA Telethon

September 02, 2013 09:27:54 GMT

Multi-talented artist brought his lethal combo of Broadway-polished singing and dancing skills to Sunday night's "MDA Show of Strength", the annual televised benefit concert held each Labor Day Weekend. The 34-year-old actor was just one of many Hollywood stars who lent their talents to the telethon to help raise funds for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
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Matthew Morrison Dedicates Song to Cory Monteith During NYC Show

July 15, 2013 02:28:18 GMT

As the news of actor 's death shocks Hollywood and the rest of the world, it undeniably affects most his family and his "" co-stars like who plays his well-meaning music teacher Mr. Schuester on the hit TV series. Morrison gave an emotional rendition of the Broadway classic hit "What I Did for Love" during his 54 Below show in New York City on Sunday, July 14 which he dedicated to his late co-star who was found dead in his Vancouver hotel room the day before.
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Matthew Morrison Engaged to Girlfriend of Two Years Renee Puente

June 28, 2013 02:58:02 GMT

, 34, is one step closer to get married. The Will Schuester of "" had proposed to his girlfriend Renee Puente after two years of dating, good friend and his partner David Furnish revealed June 27 on stage.
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Matthew Morrison Premieres 'It Don't Mean a Thing' Music Video

May 31, 2013 06:26:14 GMT

After releasing his first single "It Don't Mean a Thing" from his upcoming new album "" earlier this month, multi-talented artist premieres its music video just days before the album arrives on June 4. The 34-year-old actor brings his lethal combo of Broadway-polished singing and dancing skills to his new clip, which got into mainstream TV by way of his role as Will Schuester on the hit series "".
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Confirmed: All Main Cast of 'Glee' Will Return for Season 4

July 04, 2012 01:44:42 GMT

No one is leaving "". Following speculations about who will and who won't return for the fourth season of the musical series after the graduation episode, FOX has now confirmed that all main cast members from season 3 will return in some way when the show is back on air this fall.
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Matthew Morrison: 'Glee' Season 3 Will Be the Last for Some Characters

April 30, 2012 01:35:14 GMT

When executive producer Brad Falchuk announced that Rachel, Finn and Kurt will return in "" season 4, it's not the case for some other seniors. Met at White House correspondents' dinner on Saturday, April 28, revealed that some actors will bid goodbye to the show in the season 3 finale.
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Cover Art of 'The Hunger Games' Soundtrack Album Features Katniss

February 10, 2012 03:24:38 GMT

The front page of "" soundtrack album has just been unveiled, featuring an image of its heroine Katniss Everdeen. In the cover art, the teen from District 12 is seen aiming her bow and arrow at something unseen.
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Adam Levine Launches His Own Label, Signs Matthew Morrison

February 10, 2012 03:01:51 GMT

has formed his own recording company called 222. The first artist signed to the newly-launched label is none other than . The "" star is expected to release his second studio album via the label this spring.
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Video: Matthew Morrison Responds to Jonah Hill's 'Late Night' Challenge

September 27, 2011 09:22:02 GMT

The heat is on between and . Less than a week after Jonah called him out during an appearance on "" and told him to bring his s**t next time they meet, the Will Schuester of "" sent his video response to the challenge.
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Jonah Hill Warns Matthew Morrison: You Better Bring S**t Next Time I See You

September 23, 2011 01:48:05 GMT

has a beef with . The 27-year-old comedian stopped by "" on Wednesday, September 21 to promote his new movie "", and used the occasion to share the not-so-friendly encounters he had with the "" star.
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Stuntman Crashes House Roof During 'The Dark Knight Rises' Filming

July 05, 2011 09:23:12 GMT

A stunt has gone wrong during the production of "" at Cairngorm Gliding Club, Feshiebridge in Scotland. A parachutist crashed through the roof of a holiday home at Lagganlia Outdoor Activity Centre in Kingussie, Inverness-shire on Monday night, July 4.
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Skylar Grey's 'Dance Without You' Music Video Arrives in Full

July 05, 2011 08:58:03 GMT

has fully unleashed a creepy music video for her buzz track "Dance Without You". Wearing a white paper gown, she is battling her inner demon before finally letting her dark side to come out for she's getting weaker to defend herself and continue the fight.
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'Teen Wolf' 1.07 Preview: Deadly Terror in School

July 05, 2011 08:42:53 GMT

Somebody is possibly dying in an upcoming episode of "" and the gang could be the next. In a preview for "Night School", Scott, Allison, Stiles, Lydia and Jackson are trapped in the high school overnight. Allison is freaking out and she wants an explanation about what is happening there.
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Videos: Jordin Sparks and Matthew Morrison Perform at 'A Capitol Fourth'

July 05, 2011 08:21:03 GMT

Beside "Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular" which featured and , there was also another concert held to celebrate the Independence Day of the United States. Taking place at the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol, the gig saw performances by .
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Matthew Morrison Inseparable From New Girlfriend at Elton John's Charity Party

June 30, 2011 09:32:04 GMT

seemed to be inseparable from his new girlfriend. The actor who plays Will Schuester on FOX's hit series "" tagged along Renee Puente to 's 13th Annual White Tie and Tiara Ball which took place at the British singer's home in Old Windsor, England last Thursday, June 23.
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Video: Matthew Morrison Makes a Duet With Darren Criss

May 11, 2011 05:55:47 GMT

gets a visit from his "" co-star when doing rehearsal for his upcoming Summer Rain tour. They kick off the rehearsal session with "Summer Rain". Matthew plays ukulele, while Darren strums the guitar.
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Artist of the Week: Matthew Morrison

May 09, 2011 05:59:34 GMT

realizes that "" may not be forever and he would like to have his own thing by then. He is breaking away from his Will Schuester image to craft the kind of songs he favors in "", his solo debut album which will be released this upcoming Tuesday, May 10.
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Matthew Morrison and Elton John's Duet Track Unleashed

April 19, 2011 02:45:14 GMT

and 's studio hook-up has been revealed on Monday morning, April 18 on 's radio show. The new song is a mash-up of Elton's classic hits "Mona Lisa and Mad Hatters" and "Rocket Man".
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Matthew Morrison Hints at Will and Emma Reunion on 'Glee'

April 18, 2011 05:56:10 GMT

Will Schuester and Holly Holiday's lovey dovey acts might not last long though their romance seems to blossom in the upcoming episode. has hinted that his character and ' Emma may grow closer again at the end of season 2.
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Matthew Morrison Leaves Rat-Infested Home

April 15, 2011 11:05:00 GMT

"" actor recently went away for a few days and when he returned to his house, he found the place had been overrun by rodents.
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Rat Invasion Forces Matthew Morrison to Move to Hotel

April 15, 2011 06:12:30 GMT

has been forced to move out of his home because of rat invasion. The Will Schuester of "" shared the story of his rodent nightmare to Billy Bush during an interview for "The Billy Bush Show" in Los Angeles on Thursday, April 14.
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Matthew Morrison and Gwyneth Paltrow's Duet Track Is Out in Full

April 12, 2011 07:13:01 GMT

and 's duet track "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" has been made available for download in iTunes. The classic tune is a song he used to audition for "", and it's re-recorded by him and the "" actress for his upcoming debut album.
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Death Cab for Cutie's 'You Are a Tourist' Music Video Arrives

April 06, 2011 08:55:26 GMT

's music video for their brand new single "You Are a Tourist" has just made its way out in full. Directed by Tim Nackashi, it becomes the first-ever scripted, single-take music video production to be broadcast live as it is filmed.
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New 'On Stranger Tides' Featurette Takes on 'Pirates of the Caribbean' History

April 06, 2011 08:41:32 GMT

New "" featurette has been released online. The video opens with a brief summary about the history of the "Pirates of the Carribean" attraction and its film adaptation. The fresh preview also features Captain Barbossa's ghost who says, "You best start believin' in ghost stories. You're in one."
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Charlie Sheen Gets Another Standing Ovation in Cleveland

April 06, 2011 08:36:41 GMT

continues to win audience on his "My Violent Torpedo of Truth/Defeat Is Not an Option" tour. After getting a better reception in Chicago compared to his Detroit debut, the former "" star has received another standing ovation when taking the stage inside Playhouse Square's State Theater in Cleveland on Tuesday night, April 5.
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'Harry Potter' Producer Adapting French Novel for New Film

April 06, 2011 07:18:46 GMT

The success of "Harry Potter" franchise has apparently led Warner Bros. Pictures to go further with similar genre. The Wrap has reported David Heyman, producer of all "Harry Potter" films, is adapting French youth-fantasy novel series into a movie, called "The Adventure of Oscar Pill", for the studio.
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Video: Jane Lynch Can't Stand Carpooling Matthew Morrison

April 06, 2011 07:14:42 GMT

Life imitates art for "" stars and . Starring in a brand new Funny or Die video, Jane who is famous for her portrayal of Sue Sylvester loses her cool when she is carpooling to work with Matt, who plays her on-screen nemesis Will Schuester, and he just won't stop singing.
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