Melissa Benoist Biography

Published On Aug 08, 2016
Facts of Melissa Benoist
Date of Birth: 1988 , October-4
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
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She is a married woman. She got married with her longtime love Blake Jenner. Her husband is an American actor and singer. They began dating in 2012 and got engaged in 2013 and their wedding day was late of March 2015. The couple is spending their happy conjugal life together.

She is American by her nationality and is of white ethnicity. She graduated from Arapahoe High School in Centennial, Colorado in 2007. Later, she graduated from Marymount Manhattan College in New York City in 2011. She began her career in 2008 at the age of 20 from Tennessee as the role of Laurel. Now, she is one of the renowned and established actresses. She has appeared in several popular movies, series and in theatre also. She earns huge amount of salary and her net worth is 3 million dollar.

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Born in Houston, Texas, United States

1988

She was born on October 4, 1988 in Houston, Texas, United States to parents Julie Renee and James Logan Benoist. She has two full sisters, Jessica and Kristina and five half siblings from her father re-marriage. She is five feet and eight inches tall.

Began dating with Blake Jenner

2012

She began dating with Blake Jenner, her co-star of "Glee" and that was since 2012. They decided to give their relationship new name and they got engaged to be married and that was in 2013. They are perfect couple.

 

Married to Blake Jenner

2015

Finally, she got married with her longtime boyfriend Blake Jenner and that was in late March 2015. The couple is spending their happy conjugal life together. There is no sign of getting them divorce till the date.

Graduated from Arapahoe High School

2007

She graduated from Arapahoe High School in Centennial, Colorado and that was in 2007. After completing her graduation she began her career in acting. Later she attended Marymount Manhattan College in New York City and completed her graduation in 2011. 

Began her career in acting

2008

She began her career in 2008 at the age of 20 from Tennessee as the role of Laurel. Now, she is one of the renowned and established actresses. She has appeared in several popular movies, series and in theatre also. She is best known for her role as Kara Zor-El, in the CBS / The CW superhero drama series "Supergirl". 

Won Saturn Award

2016

She was nominated for two Saturn Awards in 2016 for her work in “Supergirl” that was in the category of The Breakthrough Performance Award and for Best Actress on a Television Series. She won that award in the category of The Breakthrough Performance Award. 

Nominated for Teen Choice Award

2013

She was nominated for prestigious Teen Choice Award and that was in 2013. She was nominated for that award for her role as Marley Rose in popular television series "Glee" and in the category of Choice TV Breakout Star.