Nov. 11, 2010 at 1:48 PM ET
Gleeks have only had one episode to get to know Kurt’s instant-BFF Blaine, but bosses behind the scenes at “Glee” have seen enough to know they want more.
According to Deadline.com, the man behind the Warblers’ teen-dream-come-true, 23-year-old actor-singer Darren Criss, is already in talks for his first promotion — from planned recurring character to cast regular.
Criss’ switch from occasional appearance to full-time “Glee” guy will likely line up with the launch of the show’s third season.
Watch Criss in the role that first made him famous, well, Internet-famous: