He attended Academy of the Canyons High School in the Santa Clarita Valley in California.Before becoming an actor, Mc Hale joined the American boy band NLT, which stands for "Not Like Them".In June 2011, Mc Hale appeared in Katy Perry's music video for her song "Last Friday Night (T. In June 2016, the Human Rights Campaign released a video in tribute to the victims of the 2016 Orlando gay nightclub shooting, in which Mc Hale and other celebrities told the stories of the people killed there.Following early notice for her work in films such as Seven (1995), Emma (1996), Sliding Doors (1998) and A Perfect Murder (1998), Paltrow rose to worldwide recognition for her performance in Shakespeare in Love (1998), winning the Academy Award and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress. Ripley (1999), The Royal Tenenbaums (2001), Shallow Hal (2001), and Proof (2005), for which she earned a Golden Globe nomination.In 2008, Mc Hale guest starred in two episodes of HBO's dark fantasy drama series True Blood, appearing as Neil Jones, a coroner's assistant.In 2009, Mc Hale landed his breakout role as Artie Abrams in the Fox musical comedy-drama series Glee.They were discovered by Chris Stokes in 2006, who subsequently signed them to his label, The Ultimate Group.
Along with the four other members of his group - Russell Pritchard (bass guitar, backing vocals), Mike Rowe (keyboards), Tim Smith (guitars) and Jeremy Stacey (drums, percussion) - he reprised some classic Oasis hits to the delight of the Coachella crowd.
Mc Hale, who has a record deal with Universal Music Group, writes original music in his spare time.
In an interview with Mario Lopez, Mc Hale stated that he plans to pursue solo music post-Glee.
His character, wheelchair-bound after a car accident, joins the Mc Kinley High glee club in the first episode.
He had his first solo performance on the show when he sang "Dancing with Myself" in the episode "Wheels".