Damian McGinty is an Irish singer and actor, best known for his participation in the reality television music competition “The Glee Project” and his subsequent role as Rory Flanagan on the Fox television series “Glee.” His career spans music and acting, with a start in the Irish music group Celtic Thunder before gaining international recognition on “Glee.”
McGinty’s career began with his involvement in Celtic Thunder at the age of 14, where he was a featured soloist. His success on “The Glee Project” led to a recurring role on “Glee,” where he played exchange student Rory Flanagan. Beyond “Glee,” McGinty has appeared in films such as “Moonlight on the Water” and has continued his music career with solo albums and tours.
Throughout his career, McGinty has collaborated with a variety of artists and professionals. His time with Celtic Thunder saw him work alongside musicians like Keith Harkin and Ryan Kelly. On “Glee,” he shared the screen with actors such as Lea Michele and Chris Colfer.