Nolan Gerard Funk, born July 28, 1986, is a Canadian actor, Broadway performer, recording artist, and dancer best known. He is known for his role as Nikko Alexander in Spectacular!, as Conrad Birdie in Bye Bye Birdie, and had a recurring role as Hunter Clarington on Glee between 2012 and 2013.

Personal life

Funk has an older sister, Natanya. He is fluent in both French and German and used to be a competitive gymnast in Canada when he was younger.[1]


Funk got his break starring opposite Victoria Justice in Nickelodeon’s 2009 movie Spectacular!, starred in the Broadway musical, Bye Bye Birdie, in 2009 and 2010. He had a role as Tyler in House at the End of the Street in 2012, opposite Jennifer Lawrence, Max Thieriot, and Elisabeth Shue, and as Ryan in The Canyons in 2013, opposite Lindsay Lohan. He also starred as Luna in Riddick, opposite Vin Diesel, in 2013.

Funk has a recurring role as Hunter on Glee in 2012 and 2013, and as Collin Jennings on Awkward in 2013.


Year Title Role Notes
2001 Seven Days Ryan ("The Brink")
2002 Taken Young Eric Crawford ("High Hopes")
Moon in the Afternoon Alexander short
2003 Romeo! Booker ("Minimum Cool")
X2 Captured X-Kid
2004 The L Word Malcolm ("Losing It")
Sudbury Mitch Newton TV movie Ben Lalonde 2004 - 2006 (7 episodes)
2005 Smallville Zack Greenfield ("Krypto")
2006 Supernatural Jake Tanner ("Croatoan")
Alice, I Think Daniel Feckworth - Goose ("Wise Womyn")
The Obsession Jesse Sherman TV movie
Stephen King's Dead Zone Jake Phillips ("Independence Day")
A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story Michael Magidson TV movie
Hollow Man II Josh video
Killer Instinct Allan Harris ("While You Were Sleeping")
2007 Aliens in America Todd Palladino (5 episodes and 1 uncredited)
My Name Is Sarah Kit TV movie
2008 Class Savage Preppy Dealer short
Deadgirl Dwyer
2009 Castle Brandon ("Hedge Fund Homeboys")
Spectacular! Nikko Alexander TV movie
Lie to Me Dan ("Pilot")
18 Kevin short
2010 Hellcats Country Guy ("Think Twice Before You Go" and uncredited)
Detroit 1-8-7 Trevor Elkin ("Déjà Vu/All In")
Triple Dog Todd
Warehouse 13 Todd (4 episodes)
Bereavement William
Jack's Family Adventure Derek Vickery TV movie
2012 Glee Hunter Clarington 2012 - 2013 ("Dynamic Duets," "Thanksgiving," "Sadie Hawkins," "Naked")
House at the End of the Street Tyler
Intercept Garret Foster TV movie
2013 WildLike Tommy post-production
Riddick Luna
The Canyons Ryan
Awkward. Collin Jennings 2013 (15 episodes)
Another Dirty Movie Mason
Evidence Tyler Morris
2014 PopFan Xavier (TV Movie; filming)
American Romance Jeff Madison (post-production)
Arrow Cooper Seldon ("The Secret Origin of Felicity Smoak")
WildLike Tommy completed
2015 Tangerine Retch Chunder pre-production


  • He appeared in Miranda Cosgrove's music video, Stay My Baby.
  • He had a role in The Canyons opposite Glee guest star, Lindsay Lohan.



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