Singer, multi-instrumentalist and actor, Chord Overstreet can best be described as a multi-talented star who has made quite a name for himself in diverse aspects of showbiz. As an actor, he became known to TV audiences for his breakout role as Sam Evans on the hit Fox series Glee and after the show came to an end in 2015, he swiftly launched his music career.
Overstreet has since released several singles and also toured with music superstars Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas. The multitalented star released his first body of music in 2017, an EP titled Tree House Tapes.
Who is Chord Overstreet? His Bio & Age
This actor and music star was born Chord Paul Overstreet on the 17th day of February 1989 in Nashville, Tennessee. He has German, Irish and English ancestry. His parents are Julie (née Miller) and Paul Overstreet. There is no information regarding his early education, however, we are in the know that he had a very active childhood. Growing up, he played multiple musical instruments including the mandolin, drums, flute, piano, as well as the guitar. He also did a bit of modelling during his teenage years working for brands like Hollister Co., Famous Footwear and Gap Inc.
Chord Overstreet gave a shot at a music career immediately after he graduated from high school in 2007. After two rather unsuccessful years, he decided to venture into acting, marking his debut on the web series Private (2009). He also had a guest role on the sitcom iCarly in 2010. Overstreet eventually landed his breakout role on the Fox musical comedy series Glee (2010–15) starring as a series regular Sam Evans. His stint on the show spanned from season 2 to season 6 and being a musical, it afforded him ample opportunity to display his amazing singing talent.
Overstreet dived right back into music after concluding work on the series Glee in early 2015. He got signed in December 2015 to Safehouse Records which is co-owned by music stars Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas, and their manager Phil McIntyre. In the summer of 2016, he opened for Lovato and Jonas at their co-headlining concert tour “The Future Now Tour”. Overstreet later dropped his first official single “Homeland” in August 2016 followed by a cover “All I Want For Christmas is a Real Good Tan” which was released in December 2016.
The multitalented singer released another single “Hold On” in February 2017 before eventually dropping his debut EP titled Tree House Tapes on May 12, 2017. While fans eagerly await his first studio album, Overstreet released 2 singles “Wasted Time” and “Carried Away” in 2018.
Girlfriend – Who Is He Dating?
From the information available to the public, it appears that Chord Overstreet is currently single. However, there is still a slight possibility that the multitalented star may have opted to keep his relationship private.
Interestingly, Overstreet has never been in lack of dating options as he is known to have an array of famous ex-girlfriends. He had a relationship with actress Dallas Lovato back in 2010. He also briefly dated actress Josie Loren (2011), actress-singer Emma Roberts (2011-12), as well as actress-model Ashley Benson (2012).
In 2014, Chord Overstreet had another brief romance with film and TV actress Halston Sage and a year later, he was linked to another actress Brooke Butler. The Glee star had his most-popular romantic involvement yet in the year 2018 when he got together with English actress Emma Watson. The famous duo had a 6-month relationship which lasted from December 2017 to May 2018.
Is He Gay?
In addition to being a bundle of talents, Chord Overstreet can be said to be very much easy on the eyes. While this fact may have earned him much admiration from people of the LGBT community, it is still best to believe that the actor-musician prefers to be with people of the opposite sex. Overstreet has had quite a number of relationships in the past and none was a same-sex relationship. Therefore, until he gives us a reason to think otherwise, it is safe to assume that Chord Overstreet is straight.
Height and Other Body Measurements
Chord Overstreet stands at a towering height of 6 feet (183 cm). This former teen model sports a well-sculpted physique and maintains a body weight of 77 kg (170 lb). He has a chest circumference of 47 inches (119 cm) while his biceps and waist measure 15.5 inches (39 cm) and 32 inches (81 cm) respectively.