Updated: 03/22/2017 11:10 AM | First Published: 03/21/2017 04:02 PM

Alexis Bledel

Alexis Bledel's displaying her side view in a burnt maroon colored dress

Alexis Bledel is an American actress and model, best recognized for appearing in the lead role as Rory Gilmore in comedy drama series Gilmore Girls

Alexis took birth on 16 September 1981 in Houston, Texas as the eldest child of Martin Bledel and Nanette (née Dozier). She has a brother named Eric. Alexis’s father was born and raised in Argentina while her mother was born in Phoenix, Arizona and raised in Mexico. 

Alexis considers herself a Latina. She grew up speaking Spanish in her house and she learned English only after beginning her schooling. Raised a Roman Catholic, she was sent to St. Agnes Academy, a catholic school in Houston, for primary education.

Bledel began performing as a child actress in various local productions at the community theater to overcome her shyness. Eventually, she was offered to work as a fashion model, which she accepted. Before launching her professional acting career, she studied at Page Parkes Center for Modeling and Acting and completed a year-long course at Tisch School of the Arts of New York University.

She made her debut in 2000 from Gilmore Girls, which also became her breakthrough. In her later career, she has appeared in leading roles in various television shows and movies and has amassed a huge fan base, along with a huge net worth

An admirable personality, Bledel is currently married to actor Vincent Kartheiser, her co-star from period drama series Mad Men. They parent a son at present.

Name Alexis Bledel
Profession Actor
Gender Female
Birthday September 16, 1981
Age 39 Years Old