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That time Darren Criss “put his head inside the mouth” of a gay adult film star

Anything can happen in showbiz — one moment you’re passing out programs in the aisle, and the next — BAM — you’re starring in your own one-woman show about the Cuban Missile Crisis. Maybe you call it Cuban Mrs. Crisis and you tell the whole story from the perspective of Jackie Kennedy. Just throwing out ideas here, take ’em or leave ’em. Just don’t forget to thank us in your Tony speech.

But back to the subject at hand: Darren Criss; wet slobbery kisses; porn star.

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Criss recently stopped by for a casual-just-between-us-squirrel-friends nationally televised chat with Conan O’Brien, where he left quite the impression by recounting a memorable experience while playing Hedwig in John Cameron Mitchell’s forever-classic Hedwig and the Angry Inch.

We could tell you the story, or you could just hit play and hear it from the source: