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Melissa Benoist Biography

Birth Name:
Melissa Marie Benoist
Birth Place:
Littleton, Colorado, United States
Actor, singer

Fast Facts

  • 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