Melissa Benoist Bio, Wiki, Age, Weight, Height In Feet, Husband, Net Worth, Movies


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Melissa Benoist is an American Actress and singer, who is often called a supergirl in the Hollywood industry by her fan followings. She doing the role of Kara Danvers/Supergirl since 2015 to present in the American superhero television series “Supergirl”. This character is the same for other American superhero television series “The Flash” (2016 to Present), “Arrow” (2016 to 2020), and also in “Legends of Tomorrow” (2016 to Present) You can call Melissa Benoist a Hollywood film actress cum theatre/tv actress cum singer.

Melissa Benoist was on 4 October 1988 in Houston, Texas, United States. After the divorce of her parents at a young age, she grew up mostly with her mother in the Suburbs of Denver, Colorado, United States. Her parents are Mother Julie Benoist, and father Benoist (A Physician). 

Melissa has two sisters, Jessica (A Novelist), and Kristina (An Ecological Scientist). From her father’s remarriage, Melissa also has 5 half-siblings. Melissa graduated in 2007 from Arapahoe High school, Centennial, Colorado 80122, the United States. Melissa completed her Bachelor of arts degree in theatre arts in 2011 from Marymont Manhatten College, New York City, New York, United States.


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She starts her debut in the movie Tennessee (2008) & role as Laurel in this movie. Along with doing movies you can also call Messila a TV & theatre actress. She has worked for many of tv shows/series (details given below) as well as theatres (details given below). She is also a singer and has sung songs for various albums (details given below). 

She marriage Blake Jenner (An American Singer & actor), and also Co-star with Melissa’s musical comedy-drama tv series Glee (2012 to 2014).

The marriage date of Melissa with Blake Jenner not confirm but later in December 2016 Melissa filed a divorce case & in December 2017 their divorce was finalized. The reason for the divorce said by Melissa was irreconcilable differences with Blake Jenner. 

After that, Melissa Benoist married Chris Wood (An American Actor) in September 2019, and for now Melissa and Chris Wood have a boy child. 

Okay now, to get more information about Melissa Benoist you can read the in-short biography details given below. 

Melissa Benoist Early Life Biography, Family

Birth name Melissa Marie Benoist
Nickname Marley Rose, & also her fans called her “Supergirl”
Real Name (Globally Know) Melissa Benoist
Profession Actress & Singer
Birthday/Date of Birth 4 October 1988
Birthplace Houston, Texas, the United States of America
Age in 2021 32 Years 9 Months 23 Day – While writing this post on 27 July 2021.
Mother Name Julie Benoist
Father Name Jim Benoist (A Physician) 
Grandfather Name (paternal) Not Known
Siblings 2 siblings & 5 half-siblings
Sisters Name Jessica (A Novelist)

Kristina (An Ecological Scientist)

The five half-siblings are from her father’s second marriage. 

Brothers Name Not Known
Ancestry Her paternal great grandfather was of French descent
Mother Tongue English Language 
Food Type Non-Veg


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Melissa Benoist Education, Qualifications

She has graduated in 2007, and also completed her BA degree in theatre arts in 2011.

School Arapahoe High school (A Public school in Centennial, Colorado 80122, United States) – 2201 East Dry Creek Road
College/University In 2011 Bachelor of arts degree (in theatre arts) from Marymont Manhatten College, New York City, New York, United States

Melissa Benoist Marriage, Husband, Children, etc

Married Status Yes, Married
Husband Name Chris Wood
Marriage date September 2019
Children 1 child, Boy
Children Names Huxley Robert Wood
Boyfriends/Affairs  Nick Vorderman (Relationship from 2008 to 2012)

Blake Jenner(An American Singer & actor), her Co-star in tv series Glee, Ex-Husband of Melissa Benoist, (Relationship from 2012 to 2017)

Chris Wood (An American Actor), Her Current Husband, (Relationship from 2017 to Present)

Melissa Benoist Weight, Height, Hair, Eye, etc

Body Shape Slim, tall & looks healthy
Height in feet (approx) 2021 5 Feet 8 Inches
Weight in KG (approx) 2021 Around 56 KG Or In between 54 Kg to 64 Kg (Not confirmed, as because weight can fluctuate per Month)
Eyes Color Blue
Hair Color Brown Light/Medium
Face Mark No
Face Shape Oval
Shoe measurement (approx) 7.5 (US)
Dress measurement (approx) 4 (US)
Waist measurement (approx) 24 Inches, 61 cm.

Melissa Benoist Home, Residence, Religion, etc

Citizenship 2021 American
Star sign/Zodiac Sign Libra
Residence/Hometown in 2021 Littleton, Colorado, United States
Religion Not Known


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Melissa Benoist Favorites

Hobbies Acting, Singing, playing musical instruments, Dancing
Favorite Films Not Known
Favorite Tv Show Glee Tv Series (2009)
Favorite Books Not Known
Favorite Actress Not Known
Favorite Actors Michael Fassbender
Favorite Food Spanish food, Peach, Japanese plum. etc
Favorite Restaurant Not Known
Favorite Perfume Not Known
Favorite Color Metallic Brown, and Frostbite
Favorite Music Sufi
Favorite Musician Not Known
Favorite Song Blow Me (One Last Kiss) By Artist – Pink & Writer of this song is – Greg Kurstin, Pink
Favorite Destinations Vienna and Prague
Favorite Sports Hockey, as well as interest in Golf too.

Melissa Benoist Net Worth, Income 

Income Source (Acting) Hollywood Actress (TV, Films, Theatre), Singer
Net Worth 2021 $4 Million USD

Melissa Benoist Social Media, Websites, etc.

Wikipedia Wiki Page
Facebook Facebook Page
Instagram Instagram Account
Twitter Twitter Account
Reddit Not Known

Melissa Benoist Movies 

Movie Name Character Directed By 
Tennessee (2008) To be updated soon To be updated soon
Whiplash (2014)
Band Of Robbers (2015)
Danny Collins (2015)
Lowriders (2016)
Patriots Day (2016)
Billy Boy (2017)
Sun Dogs (2017)
Jay And Silent Bob Reboot (2019)

Melissa Benoist TV Shows List

TV Shows Name Role
Blue Bloods (2010) Renee – In the “Privilege” episode
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2010) Jessalyn Kerr – in “Delicate” episode
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2010) Ava – in “Wet” episode
The Good wife (2010) Molly – in “Nine Hours” episode
Homeland (2011) Stacy Moore – in “Grace” and “Clean Skin” episodes
Glee (2012 to 2014) Marley Rose – Season 4 (Recurring Role), and in Season 5 (Main Role)
Supergirl (2015 to Present) Kara Danvers/Supergirl – Lead Role, and 1 episode director “Deus Lex Machina”
Arrow (2016 to 2020) Kara Danvers/Supergirl – Lead Role
The Flash (2016 to Present) Kara Danvers/Supergirl – Lead Role
Legends Of Tomorrow (2016 to Present) Kara Danvers/Supergirl – Lead Role
Waco (2018) Rachel Koresh – A Miniseries (Tv Show)
Batwoman (2019) Kara Danvers/Supergirl – in the “Crisis On Infinite Earth, Part Two” Episode
Robot Chicken (2020) Laura/ Malorie Hayes – Voice Over in “Sundancer Craig in: 30% Of The Way To Crying” episode

Melissa Benoist Songs/Album

Album Songs
Glee: The Music Presents Glease “Born To Hand Jive “Look At Me I’m Sandra Dee (Reprise)” “You Are The One That I Want” – (2012)
Glee: The Music, Season 4, Volume 1 “New York State Of Mind”, “Holding Out For a Hero”, “Some Nights” – (2012)
Glee: The Music, The Christmas Album Volume 3 “Have Yourself a Merry Little Chrismas”, “The First Noel”

Frequently Asked Questions- Melissa Benoist

Who is Melissa Benoist?

Melissa Benoist is an American Film, TV, Theatre actress, and singer. She was born in Houston, Texas, the United States on 4 October 1988. Since she was 3 years old she started dance learning practices. She starts doing work in television shows/series and theatre at an early age. From the American musical-comedy drama TV series “Glee” (2013 to 2014) she started getting fame for her Role as “Marley Rose”. After that another Tv series “Supergirl” (2015 to Present) she widely famous for her acting (Role as Kara Danvers/Supergirl). Her first debut movie is Tennessee (2008), & her role in the movie is Laurel. 

Which is Melissa Benoist’s Most famous Movie of all time?

According to’s review and rating, Whiplash (2014), directed by Damien Chazelle, Melissa’s role as Nicole. 

What is the Net Worth of Melissa Benoist in 2021?

As per some internet sources, her net worth for the year 2021 is around $4 Million USD. The main income source of Melissa Benoist is her acting in various Tv series/films, etc. 

What is the name of Melissa Benoist’s Father & Mother?

Her Father’s name is Jim Benoist (A Physician) & her Mother’s name is Julie Benoist.

Is Melissa Benoist have any brothers or sisters?

Yes, she has 2 sisters (siblings), whose name is Jessica (A Novelist), and Kristina (An Ecological Scientist). Also, Melissa has 5 half-siblings. Melissa has no brother (Siblings). 

Who is Melissa Benoist’s Husband?

She is married to Chris Wood (An American Actor). 

What is Melissa Benoist’s Marriage Date?

September 2019

Is Melissa Benoist have any Children?

Yes, 1 Boy. 

From which movie did Melissa Benoist debut?

Tennessee (2008), directed by Aaron Woodley & Melissa’s role as Laurel.

Name some of Melissa Benoist’s Famous Movies?

  • Tennessee (2008)
  • Whiplash (2014)
  • Band Of Robbers (2015)
  • Danny Collins (2015)
  • Lowriders (2016)
  • Patriots Day (2016)
  • Billy Boy (2017)
  • Sun Dogs (2017)
  • Jay And Silent Bob Reboot (2019)

Melissa Benoist Upcoming movie Name?

Not Confirm Yet – – It will be updated as soon as possible. 

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