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Melissa Benoist Talks About Her Exciting Role in 'Beautiful: A Carole King Story'!

Melissa Benoist Talks About Her Exciting Role in 'Beautiful: A Carole King Story'!

Melissa Benoist is so excited about her role in Beautiful!

The 29-year-old Supergirl star appeared on Build Series to discuss playing Carole King on Tuesday (June 19) in New York City.

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“I can play, I can sight-read, but obviously Carole‘s a musical genius and she’s a composer. It was a learning curve for sure,” Melissa said.

“Luckily, I’m playing a real person and there’s plenty of video of her, interviews, music, obviously. I kind of was doing my own research outside of the rehearsal process and feel like I had my own interpretation.”

Watch below!

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Melissa Benoist Slays on Stage During Her Opening Night in Broadway's 'Beautiful!'

Melissa Benoist Slays on Stage During Her Opening Night in Broadway's 'Beautiful!'

Melissa Benoist can add Broadway star to her resume!

The Supergirl actress portrayed the lead role in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical on Tuesday night (June 12) at The Stephen Sondheim Theatre in New York City.

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She donned a blue and white floral-print dress and silver necklace, styling her hair into curls.

Melissa was all smiles as she took her bows, holding onto a bouquet of yellow roses and posing for pics with her castmates.

“Guys I’m really really having so much fun in this show.,” she shared on Instagram. “What a fun opening night đź’«.”

Check out Melissa as Carole King through August 4!

30+ pictures inside of Melissa Benoist on opening night… More Here! »

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Olympic Stars Adam Rippon & Gus Kenworthy Team Up to Host TrevorLIVE New York Gala 2018!

Olympic Stars Adam Rippon & Gus Kenworthy Team Up to Host TrevorLIVE New York Gala 2018!

Adam Rippon and Gus Kenworthy make such a good hosting duo!

The two Olympic stars were on hand to host the 2018 TrevorLIVE New York Gala held at Cipriani Wall Street on Monday night (June 11) in New York City.

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Rita Ora, Lena Waithe and Greg Berlanti were among the stars in attendance at the event.

Lena and Greg were honored at this year’s ceremony, and Rita also performed during the show.

Attendees include Melissa Benoist, Raymond Braun, Carmen Carrera, Tyler Glenn, April Hunt, Jenn Hyman, Natasha Lyonne, Corey Johnson, Chella Man, Mary V, Lauren Morelli, Barrett Pall, Phillip Picardi, Robbie Rogers, MJ Rodriguez, D’Andra Simmons, Justin Simien, Christian Siriano, Shepard Smith, Ryan Jamaal Swain, Michael Tammero, Samira Wiley and Jason Wu.

he event helped to raise more than $2 million and also included a performance by the cast of Viceland’s My House.

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Melissa Benoist Brings Boyfriend Chris Wood to Tony Awards 2018!

Melissa Benoist Brings Boyfriend Chris Wood to Tony Awards 2018!

Melissa Benoist and her boyfriend Chris Wood make a picture perfect couple while walking the red carpet at the 2018 Tony Awards held at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday (June 10) in New York City.

The 29-year-old actress was a presenter at the show and she brought Chris as her date. It marked their first time on the red carpet together!

Melissa is currently making her Broadway debut in the musical Beautiful. She is starring as Carole King through August 4.

FYI: Melissa is wearing a Dior dress and Dior Fine Jewelry earrings.

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Melissa Benoist Makes Broadway Debut in 'Beautiful' - See The Pics!

Melissa Benoist Makes Broadway Debut in 'Beautiful' - See The Pics!

Melissa Benoist gets a visit from Lynda Carter backstage during opening night at Beautiful: The Carole King Musical at The Stephen Sondheim Theatre on Thursday night (June 7) in New York City.

If you remember, Lynda had a guest starring role on Melissa‘s CW series, Supergirl.

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In a recent interview with press, Melissa revealed she’s living out a childhood dream.

Just last week, Melissa was seen out at the United Airlines Presents: #StarsInTheAlley annual event.

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