Kimberly Alexis Blede is an American role model and actress. She is popular for her appearance as Rory Gilmore on the Gilmore Girls television series. As a result, Satellite, Teen Choice and Young Artist Awards nominated her. Similarly, in 2016, Bledel took up her appearance at the Gilmore Girls miniseries of the Netflix reunion: A Year in Life.
Bledel made her feature film debut as Winnie Foster in Tuck Everlasting (2002), and since then has starred in Sin City (2005), Post Grad (2009), and as Lena Kaligaris in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants shows. She has starred in The Handmaid’s Tale, the Hulu drama series since 2017. She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her work on the series, and an additional nomination in the category of Supporting Actress.
Caption: Alexis Bledel
Alexis Bledel: Early Life, Education, and Family
Bledel was born on 16 September 1981 to Nanette who worked as a gift processor and flight attendant in Houston, Texas, and Martín Bledel. She has a younger brother, Eric. Likewise, her paternal grandfather, Enrique Einar Bledel Huus, was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and was of Danish and distant German descent. Similarly, Enrique was Vice President of Coca-Cola Latin America and the Inter-American Company of Coca-Cola. Likewise, Bledel’s mother, Nanette, was born in Phoenix, Arizona, and at the age of eight moved to Guadalajara, Mexico. Similarly, Nanette raised in Mexico City. Similarly, Bledel grew up in a Spanish-speaking household and did not learn English until she started school. In addition, she considered herself to be a Latina.
Caption: Alexis Bledel’s childhood
In Houston, Bledel attended both the Catholic St. Agnes Academy and the Baptist and Lutheran schools. Her mother encouraged her to try to surmount her shyness with community theater. As a boy, Bledel starred in Our Town and The Wizard of Oz local productions. She was scouted as a fashion model at a local shopping mall and given work.
Alexis Bledel: Career and achievements
Bledel made her TV debut in 2000; opposite Lauren Graham in Gilmore Girls, the WB comedy-drama, which ran from 5 October 2000 to 15 May 2007 for seven seasons. She was playing Rory Gilmore, Lorelai Gilmore’s daughter, a single mum. Rory was originally a high school student at an exclusive private academy, living with her mother in a small town in Connecticut, but later moved on to college at Yale University, where she served as the editor of the Yale Daily News among other items. In the fantasy romantic drama Tuck Everlasting, Bledel made her feature film debut opposite Jonathan Jackson, based on Natalie Babbitt’s novel of the same name.
Bledel performed at the New York City Center in the theater production Regrets by the Manhattan Theater Club. In early March 2013, it was confirmed that Bledel would co-star in the Fox pilot Friends & Family opposite Jason Ritter, an adaptation of the British sitcom Gavin & Stacey as Stacey with Ritter as the Gavin. For a series, the pilot was picked up and retitled Us & Them. Eventually, however, Fox decided not to air the series, which eventually aired on Sony Crackle in autumn 2018. In 2015 Bledel starred in the film Jenny’s Wedding with Katherine Heigl as the fiance to Heigl’s character.
Caption: Alexis Bledel in Teen Vogue
Bledel has won the cover of numerous fashion magazines including Teen Vogue, Glamour, CosmoGirl, Vanity Fair, Lucky, Elle Girl, Parade, Nylon, and Seventeen, among others. She appeared in print ads for Bonne Bell lip balm and Naturistics lip gloss in 2000. She was one of the best women in the world in the annual listings. In 2002 she was “25 Hottest Stars under 25” for Teen People. Bledel was number 87 on the “Hot 100 of 2005” list by Maxim magazine. In 2010 Bledel was one of the “25 Most Stylish New Yorkers” by Us Weekly.
Alexis Bledel: Personal Life and husband
From December 2002 until June 2006, Bledel and fellow former Gilmore Girls co-star Milo Ventimiglia were in a relationship. In 2012, during her guest-starring run on Mad Men, Bledel began dating Vincent Kartheiser, whose character, Pete Campbell, shared scenes with her character, Beth Dawes. The couple announced their commitment in March 2013 and married in June 2014, in California. In addition, in May 2016, it was public that Bledel bore their first child, a son, in the fall of 2015. Bledel supported Barack Obama’s re-election in 2012 and urged her fans to vote.
Caption: Alexis Bledel in Teen Vogue
Alexis Bledel: Net Worth and Social media
She has a net worth of $9 million dollars. In addition, her main source of income is her acting career.
The actress is also available on social media platforms like Instagram by the name alexisbledelofficial and has 123k followers. Likewise, the actress is also available on Twitter by the name alexisbledel, where she has 238 k followers.
Alexis Bledel: Body measurements
The actress has a beautiful body and a cute face. In addition, she stands 1.7 meters tall and weighs 54 kgs. Likewise, her body measurements are 34-24-34.