Melissa Marie Benoist
October 4, 1988
Houston, Texas, U.S.
|Alma mater||Marymount Manhattan College (BA)|
Melissa Marie Benoist (born October 4, 1988 in Houston, Texas) is an American actress and singer. She is best known for portraying Kara Danvers / Supergirl in the superhero television series, Supergirl.She also portrays Marley Rose in Glee
Filmography[change | change source]
Film[change | change source]
|2015||The Longest Ride||Marcia|
|2015||Band of Robbers||Becky Thatcher|
|2016||Patriots Day||Katherine Russell|
|2017||Sun Dogs||Tally Petersen|
Television[change | change source]
|2010||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Jessalyn Kerr||Episode: "Delicate"|
|2010||Blue Bloods||Renee||Episode: "Privilege"|
|2010||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Ava||Episode: "Wet"|
|2010||The Good Wife||Molly||Episode: "Nine Hours"|
|2011||Homeland||Stacy Moore||2 episodes|
|2012-2014||Glee||Marley Rose||35 episodes|
|2015-2021||Supergirl||Kara Danvers / Supergirl||Main role|
|2016-2017||The Flash||Kara Danvers / Supergirl||2 episodes|
|2016||Arrow||Kara Danvers / Supergirl||Episode: "Invasion!"|
|2016||Legends of Tomorrow||Kara Danvers / Supergirl||Episode: "Invasion!"|
Notes[change | change source]
- Sources disagree as to the year Benoist and Jenner were married. See § Personal life.
References[change | change source]
- Jacobs, Laura (December 8, 2015). "Why Supergirl Star Melissa Benoist Is the "Annie Hall of Superheroes"". Vanity Fair.
- "Melissa Benoist - Bio, Facts, Family | Famous Birthdays". Famous Birthdays. Retrieved October 24, 2017.
- Melissa Benoist (October 4, 2017). "Felt so much birthday love today. you all get a nice fat thank you from yours truly". @MelissaBenoist. Retrieved October 24, 2017.
- Benoist, Melissa; Brooks, Mehcad; Leigh, Chyler, Supergirl, retrieved October 24, 2017