Last Updated: October 15, 2020
Melissa Benoist sexy pictures prove that she is an angel. This Supergirl actress has once struggled with depression and anxiety attack since at the age of 13. She admitted it herself. Besides her musical career, she has also shined in theatre. She has started her career as a theatre actor in 2000 in The Sound of Music.
But she got her fame for her portrayal of the titular character in the superhero drama series Supergirl. Benoist was born on 4th October in 1988 in Texas. Her paternal grandfather was of French descent. Bringing up by her mother Benoist had an interest in theatre that at the age of four she was put up in church play.
In teenage, she also performed at Disneyland in various medleys of musical songs with a musical school. She too performed in several theatres including A Month in Country, Cinderella, A Chorus line and so on. She debut in films in 2008 with Tennessee. She also made some guest appearance in some films.
She appeared in the musical comedy-drama series Glee as Marley Rose in the first episode of season 4. But she became to be a known face after she played as a lead role Kara Zor-El in adventure series Supergirl. She became the first lead actress of superhero TV series after Wonder Women went off the air in 1979.
She has been praised by her character a lot. It was said that Benoist would play the titular character in the Broadway show Beautiful: The Carole King Musical at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. Benoist once suffered an injury that tore her iris as her eye hit on a potted plant after falling downstairs.
It caused one pupil to be permanently enlarged. In 2015, she got married to Blake Jenner but it came to an end in 2017. After that, she got engaged to Chris Wood on 10th February 2019. She has been nominated several times for Teen Choice Awards and won a Teen Choice Award and three Saturn Awards.