Born in Middletown, New York, Aaron Tveit turned down business school scholarships to pursue his passion for theater and made it big on Broadway. Tveit is an American theater, television, and film actor. He is known for originating the roles of Gabe in Next to Normal and Frank Abagnale Jr. in the stage version of Catch Me If You Can. He is also known for the recurring role of Tripp van der Bilt in the CW's Gossip Girl and for his portrayal of Enjolras in the 2012 film adaptation of Les Misérables. He currently stars as Mike Warren in USA's Graceland.