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Melissa Benoist

Melissa Marie Benoist is an American actress and singer, known for her portrayal of "Marley Rose" on Season Four and the start of Season Five on the Fox musical comedy-drama television series Glee (2009). Aside from her role on "Glee", she has appeared in a number of television series, including Homeland (2011), The Good Wife (2009) and "Law & ... See full bio »

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Whiplash Nicole
Supergirl Kara Danvers / Supergirl / Bizarro
The Longest Ride
Glee Marley Rose


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 2017 Billy Boy (completed)
 2017 Sun Dogs (post-production)
Tally Petersen
 2016 Patriots Day (post-production)
Katherine Russell
 2016 Arrow (TV Series)
Kara Danvers / Supergirl
 2016 Superhero Fight Club 2.0 (Video short)
 2016 Lowriders
 2015 The Longest Ride
 2012-2014 Glee (TV Series)
Marley Rose
- The Untitled Rachel Berry Project (2014) ... Marley Rose (credit only)
- Old Dog, New Tricks (2014) ... Marley Rose (credit only)
- The Back-Up Plan (2014) ... Marley Rose (credit only)
- Opening Night (2014) ... Marley Rose (credit only)
- Tested (2014) ... Marley Rose (credit only)
 2014 Whiplash
 2011 Homeland (TV Series)
Stacy Moore
- Clean Skin (2011) ... Stacy Moore
- Grace (2011) ... Stacy Moore
 2010 The Good Wife (TV Series)
- Nine Hours (2010) ... Molly
 2010 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
- Wet (2010) ... Ava
 2010 Blue Bloods (TV Series)
- Privilege (2010) ... Renee
 2008 Tennessee
Laurel - age 18
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(8/16/11) Stage play: The Unauthorized Autobiography of Samantha Brown - playing Kelly, at the Norma Terris Theater, Chester, CT She did a fantastic job especially with the musical numbers!

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5' 8" (1.73 m)

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I'm definitely interested in doing movies. I've always focused more on acting than singing because that's where my true passion lies. See more »


Started reading the New 52 'Supergirl' comic book title after landing the part. See more »

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