Jim Verraros

Musician / Actor | * 02/08/1983 (38) | Crystal Lake (United States of America (USA))
James Conrad Verraros (born February 8, 1983) is an American singer, songwriter, and actor, who placed ninth on the first season of American Idol. Raised by deaf parents, he is fluent in American Sign Language and gained notoriety on American Idol for signing the lyrics to his audition song. After competing on the series, he released three pop rock, dance albums with music producer and songwriter Gabe Lopez. Verraros was also featured on the 2002 compilation album American Idol: Greatest Moments, covering "Easy" by the Commodores – this album reached number four on the Billboard 200 chart. While participating in the 2002 American Idols LIVE! tour, Verraros came out as gay. He was the first American Idol finalist to come out, and he remained the series' only publicly gay finalist for over three years. Several organizations subsequently honored Verraros as an influential figure within the ... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Romance / Love | Talk-Shows

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TV Shows/Series with Jim Verraros as Actor(2)

Born: Tuesday, 02/08 1983 (February) in Crystal Lake (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 38 years + 351 days)
Zodiac sign: Aquarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Pig)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: Columbia College Chicago, Monmouth College, Crystal Lake South High School
Record Label: Entertainment One Music
Jim Verraros frequently works together with these people:
Todd Stephens (4x, Crew)
Q. Allan Brocka (4x, Crew)
Simon Fuller (3x, Crew)
Ryan Seacrest (3x, Actor)
Eric Eisenbrey (3x, Crew)
Kiefer Sutherland (2x, Actor)
Steven Cojocaru (2x, Actor)
Jeffrey Schwarz (2x, Crew)
Ryan Starr (2x, Actress)
Nikki McKibbin (2x, Cast)
Diana DeGarmo (2x, Actress)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:149736, Added: 07/04/2018, Last updated: 01/04/2022