Melissa Benoist dating Chris Wood after divorce from Blake Jenner, he was her first husband. How did Melissa and Blake's relationship come to an end? Let's unravel the story along with Melissa Benoist's love life with Chris currently.
The 28-year-old Melissa Marie Benoist is an American actress and a singer. She is known for her portrayal of the title character in the CBS/CW superhero drama series Supergirl. She has appeared in numbers of television series including Homeland, The Good Wife, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Glee and also films like Danny Collins, The Longest Ride, Lowriders, Patriots Day and Whiplash.
The 29-year-old Christopher Charles Wood is an American actor best known for his role as Malachai "Kai" Parker in the sixth season of The CW's television series 'The Vampire Diaries' in 2014.
Melissa and Chris have publicly announced their ongoing affair to the media. Although the couple denied it a few months ago about their relationship and stated that they were only friends.
Now, they are seen immensely together making affectionate display holding hands and even going on romantic dates. The pair was seen enjoying a beach time in Cancun, Mexico on March 2017.
Melissa Benoist dating Chris Wood Source: Daily Mail
These lovebirds made their public appearance after the rumors of their possible affair began to spread in the media. Melissa and her beau Chris were even seen at LAX airport in Los Angeles.
Both the stars have split from their previous partners and both of them were single which made a perfect sense for the couple to date one another.
Chris had split from his girlfriend Hanna Mangan-Lawrence, a former Containment co-star. Meanwhile, Melissa filed a divorce from her former husband, Blake Jenner, Glee star with whom she was married for almost two years.
Melissa and her loving boyfriend Chris had their first encounter on the shoot of their series together 'Supergirl'. Although the series shoot began in 2015, the couple started dating a few years later in 2017.
There is no exact report on when these two began dating but they made an official announcement of their love affair in March 2017.
The 24-years-old Blake Alexander Jenner is an American actor and singer. He is best known for winning the second season of the Oxygen reality competition series The Glee Project and his portrayal of Ryder Lynn in the Fox musical comedy-drama series Glee.
Melissa Benoist divorce from Blake Jenner Source: The Sun
The couple met each other on the set of series together 'Glee' during the final seasons in 2012. The couple's romance sparked instantly and within they got engaged in July 2013. Benoist married her former Glee co-star Blake Jenner in 2015.
Benoist married her former Glee co-star Blake Jenner in the spring of 2015 but unfortunately, their married life could not last long and they split after 21 months of marriage.
The couple filed for divorce in late December 2016. The reason behind their divorce is said to be long distance specifically.