Alexis Bledel Quick Facts & Wiki
|Birthday||September 16th, 1981|
|Place of Birth||Houston, Texas, USA|
|Job||Actress, Model, and Producer|
|Height||1.70 m (5ft 7in)|
|Weight||54 kg (119 lbs)|
|Sister / Brother||Her brother’s name is Eric David Bledel|
|Father & Mother||Her parents’ names are Martin and Nanette Bledel|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Net Worth (approx.)||$6 Million|
Alexis Bledel Biography
Milo Ventimiglia is one of the finest American actors known for his work in the drama series ‘This Is Us.’ The critically proclaimed actor is a great director and producer. His passion for acting has drawn him to work independently and for studios. But he is also known for his dating life, especially with Alexis Bledel.
Alexis Bledel is quite well known in the entertainment industry for her role in ‘Gilmore Girls’ and ‘The Handmaid’s tale.’ Currently single, she is one who dated Milo once. So, let us find out more about Alexis here.
Alexis Grew Up In A Close Knit Family
Belonging to Houston, Kimberly Alexis Bledel is American by nationality and Latina by ethnicity. She spent her childhood with her parents and brother Eric David Bledel. Alexis is brought up in a Spanish-speaking family. She attended St. Agnes Academy, a Houston Catholic school, where she started learning English. Additionally, she also went to Lutheran and Baptist schools.
Alexis Was Quite A Shy Girl
During childhood, she was a quiet and shy girl, which was one of the main reasons her mother enrolled her in theater, believing that she would overcome her shyness. Luckily, she was right, and Alexis ended up playing memorable roles in plays like ‘The Wizard of Oz and ‘Our Town.’
Alexis Is Focused On Her Career
After completing school, Alexis enrolled at New York University’s Tisch School for the Arts to study film. But, she left after just a year to pursue her dream as a model when a talent hunter discovered her at a local mall. This is where her career as a fashion model started. In fact, she avoids being on social media for long and rather be career focused.
Alexis’ Journey As An Actress And Model Is Very Inspiring
Her television debut was through the famous show ‘Gilmore Girls’ as ‘Rory Gilmore’ and was also seen in ‘Tuck Everlasting’ in 2000. She portrayed the famous characters of ‘Goldilocks’ in ‘DysEnchanted’ and ‘Georgina Darcy’ in ‘Bride and Prejudice’ in 2004. She also earned the notable role of ‘Becky’ in ‘Sin City’ in 2005 and played ‘Lena Kaligaris’ in ‘The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants.’ In 2008, she continued her role in ‘The Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants 2’ while playing classic roles in ‘The Good Guy,’ ‘Post Grad,’ and ‘The Ballad of G.I. Joe.’
Her impressive skills and work offered her more roles, like the noticeable appearance in ‘The Conspirator’ as ‘Sarah Weston’ in 2010, a movie showcased at Toronto International Film Festival. She played ‘Beth Dawes’ in the hit American television series ‘Mad Men’ in 2012. She joined the dystopian web drama series ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ on ‘Hulu’ in 2017 and played the role of ‘Emily Malek,’ a bisexual lady.
Alexis Won Numerous Recognitions
She received 3 awards for ‘Gilmore Girls,’ the ‘Young Artist Award’ for ‘Best Performance in a TV Drama Series – Leading Young Actress’ in 2001, the ‘Family Television Award’ for ‘Best Actress’ in 2002, and ‘Teen Choice Award’ for ‘TV – Choice Comedy Actress’ in 2005.
She was recognized as one of ‘Teen People’ magazine’s ’25 Hottest Stars Under 25′ in 2002. She received the 2017 ‘Primetime Emmy Award’ for ‘Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series’ for her portrayal in the series ‘The Handmaid’s Tale.’
Currently Single, Alexis Dated Some Amazing Actors
Alexis is currently single, which is indeed big news. Milo Ventimiglia and Alexis dated from December 2002 till the middle of 2006. She started dating her ‘Mad Men’ co-star Vincent Kartheiser in 2012, and they got engaged in the early months of 2013. Kartheiser and Bledel wed on June 7, 2014, and in the fall of 2015, they had a son named Jeffrey Kartheiser. After 8 years of a successful marriage, the two divorced in August 2022.
Alexis shares a great bond with the ‘The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants’ co-stars. She requested support for President Barack Obama’s reelection from her followers in 2012. In addition to movies, she enjoys watching the World Equestrian Games. Along with these activities, she relishes writing, photography, and family time. Indeed, Alexis is one of the most amazing people, and we hope to know more about her personal life soon.