News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

'American Crime Story' star Darren Criss marries fiance Mia Swier in a private ceremony

File image of Darren Criss and Mia Swier via Instagram/@DarrenCriss Photograph:( Instagram )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Feb 19, 2019, 07.44 AM (IST)

His performance in  ‘The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story’ was the toast this award season and gave him a huge fan following. But actor Darren Criss is now a married man. 

The 32-year-old actor married his longtime girlfriend, Mia Swier, 33, according to People.The couple reportedly tied the knot in New Orleans, with many of Criss` fellow Glee alums — including Lea Michele, John Stamos, Chord Overstreet and Harry Shum Jr. reportedly in attendance.

Criss had announced his engagement to Swier in January 2018 on social media. He wrote, “Mia and I have had seven and a half years of fun, wacky, wonderful, CRAZY adventures together. And I`m happy to announce that we`re kicking those adventures up a notch. We`re going for it," Criss captioned an Instagram photo of the two. "To boldly go where neither of us have gone before. Engage."

Criss has won a number of awards for his performance in ‘The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story’ — including his first-ever Emmy. The actor played a serial killer Andrew Cunan in the series which was based on real incidents. 

Criss also co-owns a Hollywood piano bar called Tram Stamp Granny`s with Swier. 

(With inputs from ANI)