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Darren Criss to crazy Washington concert fan: ‘Don’t kill me’

Glee‘s Darren Criss was pulled off stage by a crazed fan at a recent performance — and now he’s begging concertgoers not to kill him!

Darren CrissGlee actor Darren Criss had a close call Thursday night when an overzealous fan pulled him off the stage during Glee Live! In Concert.

The incident happened after the Washington, DC curtain call for Somebody to Love. When Criss knelt down to shake hands with a fan, she pulled him right off the stage!

Criss tweeted about the incident later, writing:

“To the lady who pulled me off the stage and into the pit tonight: if I ever see you on a stage… keep your wits about ya. Love, Darren 🙂 !”

He added:

“Btw I’m lucky I didn’t hit my head on the gate in front of this lady. Seriously close call tonight… Like, please don’t kill me. I’m nice.”

Darren Criss plays the boyfriend of Kurt Hummel (played by Chris Colfer) on Glee.

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