Alexis Bledel | Biography
Entering the show business as a fresh breadth of air with a natural & youth earthy beauty, the former international model turned thespian Alexis Bledel built a strong fan base with her accomplished performance in television series “Gilmore Girls”. Listed among the “25 Hottest Stars Under 25” by Teen People magazine, Alexis began her show business career in late nineties. With her performances in blockbusters, like “The Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants and Sin City, she collects more creditability each passing days.
The model and actress who began the journey of life as Kimberly Alexis Bledel on 16th of September 1981 in Huston, Texas, USA is branded as Alexis Bledel in the show business. Daughter of Argentinean dad, Martin and Mexican-American mom Nanette, Alexis was raised in Spanish speaking family. She has a brother named Eric. She is a product of French, Scottish, English, German and Danish heritage. She began learning English after she started her schooling. Her family encouraged her to be part of Huston community theater when Alexis was eight. Alexis starred in productions “The Wizard of OZ and Aladdin”. When she was attending the St. Agnes Academy, an agent of Company Management modeling agency discovered her. She began working as catalog model at age fourteen & travelled to cities like Tokyo & Milan. She attended the Baptist & Lutheran schools as well. She as well studied acting and modeling at Page Parkes Center for Modeling & Acting. She studied directing & writing at the New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts for a year.
Thirty-three years old actress Alexis Bledel striking blue eyes and awkward & shy personality draws a lot of attentions and conquer many hearts. Since 2002 to 2006, she was in relationship with co-star of Gilmore Girls, Milo Ventimiglia. In mid-2012, she hooked up with the co-star of Mad Men Vincent Kartheiser. The couple got engaged in March 2013 and walked down the aisle in June 2014 in California. Some change in the shape of her nose can be noticed which means has done plastic surgery to change the shape of her nose. Reportedly she relies on the cosmetic enhancements to retain her youthful look. Beautiful inside-out, Alexis has used her celebrity status to help needy. She supports charities, such as Save the Children and Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
The up-and-coming thespian has a cameo in 1998 film “Rushmore”. In 2000, she auditioned for the character of Rory Gilmore in the sitcom “Gilmore Girls”. The role earned her a Teen Choice Award nod in 2004 in the category of Choice TV Actress: Comedy, an award Alexis took home in 2005 & 2006. Her promising acting career took off even further her debut big screen role as a young woman Winifred Foster in “Tuck Everlasting”. Her resume as well included a role in 2004’s film “DysEnchanted. Shedding good-girl image, she portrayed a prostitute, Becky in the anthology crime thriller movie “Sin City”. Her other high-profile ventures that year was a movie based on novel, “The Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants”. In 2006, she co-starred in the romantic comedy film, “I’m Reed Fish”. After the “Gilmore Girls” went off aired, she reprised her character, Lena Kaligaris in sequel “The Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants 2”. The following year, she appeared in “Post Grad”. In the romantic comedy film “The Good Guy”, she starred opposite Bryan Greenberg and Scott Porter. Her other movie credits include “The Ballad of G.I. Joe”, “The Conspirator”, “The Kate Logan Affair”, “Girl Walks into a Bar”, “Violet Daisy”, “The Brass Teapot” and “Parts per Billion”. Her upcoming projects include “Outliving Emily” and “Jenny’s Wedding”. She grabbed a lead role as Stacy in the series “Us & Them”, however the show never aired. In 2015, she appeared in an episode of “Motive”. Talking about her theater work, she has worked in “Love, Loss and What I Wore” and “Regrets”. Reportedly she has a net worth of eight million dollars.
During her spare time, she enjoys hiking, reading and taking photographs. She loves to spend her time with her family & close friend. He enjoys playing piano as well. To know more about Alexis, one may visit wiki.