Melissa Benoist . Born: 10/04/1988 in Littleton, Colorado, USA Jump to Related Articles Photos Filmography Biography Filmography Actor (19) Lowriders 2017 (Movie) Lorelai (Actor) Supergirl 2015 - 2017 (TV Show) Actor Arrow 2016 (Tv Show) Actor Band of Robbers 2016 (Movie) Becky Thatcher (Actor) Conan 2016 (Tv Show) Guest Patriots Day 2016 (Movie) Katherine Russell (Actor) The 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards 2015 - 2016 (TV Show) Presenter The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2016 (Tv Show) Guest Danny Collins 2015 (Movie) Jamie (Actor) The Late Late Show With James Corden 2015 (Tv Show) Guest The Late Show With Stephen Colbert 2015 (Tv Show) Guest The Longest Ride 2015 (Movie) Marcia (Actor) Glee 2012 - 2014 (Tv Show) Actor Whiplash 2014 (Movie) Nicole (Actor) Homeland 2011 (Tv Show) Actor Blue Bloods 2010 (Tv Show) Actor Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2010 (Tv Show) Actor The Good Wife 2010 (Tv Show) Actor Tennessee 2008 (Movie) Laurel (Actor) Biography . EDUCATION Marymount Manhattan College 2011 Milestones 2012 Was cast on the TV series "Glee" after a long, multi-step audition process in New York and Los Angeles. Bonus Trivia . Saw "Glee" co-star Matthew Morrison perform in "A Light in the Piazza" on Broadway before they ever worked together.