Dominic Barnes, born July 21, 1988, is a 30-year-old American singer and actor. He is most well known for his role of Trent on the TV show Glee

Personal Life

Barnes was born on July 21, 1988. He went to Santa Margarita Catholic High School.


He first appeared on Glee as an extra and portrays one of the students at McKinley High. Later, in Season Two, he takes the role of Trent, a Dalton Academy Warbler who performs in many of the Warblers' songs and has speaking roles in later episodes. Trent had a minor storyline in Sadie Hawkins, the eleventh epsiode of Season Four, involving The Warblers and their cheating scandal.

Dominic tried out for The Glee Project as they showed a video of him singing on the auditions episode.

He recorded a cover of the song I'm Yours exclusively for a group known as Ultimate Gleeks, which was made available for download on the website Leaky News. "Ultimate Gleeks" are often seen as the "official" fan group for Glee fans on websites such as YouTube, Twitter and Facebook.



Year Title Role Notes
2010–2013 Glee Trent Episodes:
Special Education
The Sue Sylvester Shuffle
Silly Love Songs
Original Song
Born This Way
The First Time
On My Way
Dynamic Duets
Sadie Hawkins
Love Love Love
2012 Suburgatory Froyo employee Driving Ms.Dalia
2013 Modern Family Dryden Student The Future Dunphys

As Self


Title Role Notes
2011 The Ellen DeGeneres Show Himself Performing with the Warblers
2011 The Today Show Himself Performing with the Warblers


Year Title Role Notes
2009 OffCampus Student TV Movie




Dominic Barnes

Dominic Barnes

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