Alexis Bledel is an actress and model from the United States of America. She is most popular for her role on the comedy-drama TV series Gilmore Girls, where she played Rory Gilmore character and for which she received many awards. Below, you can explore Alexis Bledel’s net worth in 2018, career and life.
Alexis Bledel Early Life
The actress Kimberly Alexis Bledel was born on September 16, 1981, in Houston city in Texas, United States. Her father Martin Bledel was born grown and raised in Argentina, and her mother Nanette Bledel worked as a flight attendant after being a gift processor. Alexis Bledel’s grandfather Enrique Einar Bledel Huus worked as The Coca-Cola Company’s vice president for some time. Her brother’s name is Eric David Bledel, and he’s younger than her.
Alexis Bledel was grown and raised speaking Spanish and later learnt English. She studied at the Saint Agnes Academy in her hometown. Alexis Bledel has also gone to the Page Parkes Center before attending New York University Tisch School of the Arts for around a year.
For her personal life, Alexis Bledel is currently living with her husband actor Vincent Kartheiser. They got engaged in 2013 and married after 1 year. Alexis and Vincent gave birth to 1 son together. Prior to her marriage, Alexis Bledel dated British model John Paul before her popular relationship with the actor Milo Ventimiglia which lasted for years. Alexis Bledel has always supported Barack Obama for the presidency and encouraged her fans to go vote for him.
Alexis Bledel Career
Alexis Bledel first appeared in a couple of theatre productions including “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” and “Our Town”. During and after that, she worked as a fashion model for a shopping mall. Alexis Bledel’s debut TV work was in the comedy-drama TV series “Gilmore Girls”, which has been her most popular appearance ever.
Alexis Bledel’s debut movie is considered to be the romantic fantasy drama “Tuck Everlasting”. However, she had an uncredited role prior to that in a comedy-drama movie titled “Rushmore”. In 2005, Alexis Bledel appeared in 2 movies, crime thriller “Sin City” and a comedy-drama starring her, Amber Tamblyn, America Ferrera and others titled “The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants”, which she also starred in its other sequel.
In 2018, Alexis Bledel has been appearing in a drama series titled “The Handmaid’s Tale”. Her latest movie was a comedy-drama titled “Jenny’s Wedding”.
Awards & Achievements
Alexis Bledel has been receiving many awards and honours for her great performance. For “Gilmore Girls” she won the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Drama Series – Leading Young Actress, the Family Television Award for Best Actress, and a couple of Teen Choice Awards for Choice TV Actress: Comedy. She has also won Gold Derby TV Award for Drama Guest Actress for her role in “Mad Men”.
Alexis Bledel’s most recent awards were for her role in the drama series “The Handmaid’s Tale” including the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series and another Gold Derby TV Award for Drama Guest Actress.
Net Worth of Alexis Bledel
The estimated net worth of the actress and model Alexis Bledel is $10 million. She made her millions from her great performance in both TV movies and series. Alexis Bledel salary for the “Gilmore Girls revival” was around $750 thousand per episode which puts her on the highest paid actors list for some time.
Alexis Bledel has been doing a great job in the TV industry. Her prominence has been continuously rising in the past years as she has done a great performance in her debut TV work “Gilmore Girls”. Alexis Bledel is married to Vincent Kartheiser, and they are happily living together with their son.