Melissa Benoist and her live in lover Blake Jenner both started out in Hollywood almost the same way. They started out with some small roles in film and television (With Melissa Benoist adding theater to the mix). That was before landing a breakthrough role on the television series Glee where they both had recurring guest starring status with Season Four, being added to the Main Cast with Season Five and dropped from the show altogether with Season Six. Essentially, Melissa Benoist and her live in lover Blake Jenner joined Glee at the same time and they left Glee at the same time. It turned out that Melissa Benoist may not be unemployed in Hollywood for long though. It turns out that Melissa Benoist to play Kara Zor-El aka Linda Lee Danvers aka Supergirl in a television show entitled Supergirl. Keep in mind that the television show Supergirl starring Melissa Benoist is only in development and a spot on the schedule isn't guaranteed. Though the fact that nobody is complaining is a good sign, it's better to wait until Autumn 2015 just to be on the safe side.