- Appeared in commercials for Clean and Clear, and Tampax.
- Played Millie in Thoroughly Modern Millie in college.
- First song on Glee was "New York State of Mind" with Lea Michele.
- Was a recurring guest star on the fourth season of Glee before being promoted to a series regular for the fifth season.
- Nominated for a 2013 Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Breakout Star.
- Was the first person producers saw for the title role in Supergirl.
- Blake Jenner — Husband
- Marymount Manhattan College, New York, New York, United States (2011)
- Birth Name: Melissa Marie Benoist
- Birth Place: Littleton, Colorado, United States
- Birthday: October 4, 1988, Libra
- Profession: Actor, Singer
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Supergirl star Melissa Benoist previews what to expect of The Flash crossover