epitomizes beauty, youthfulness and glamor as manifested in her numerous recognitions in the showbiz world. Named as one of Teen People Magazine's 25 Hottest Stars under 25 and acquiring the Family Television Award for Best Actress for her performance in Gilmore Girls
in 2002 definitely proves she has what it takes to make it big.
Born on September 16, 1981 in Houston, Texas, Alexis Bledel attended St. Agnes Academy and appeared in local productions of Our Town and The Wizard of Oz. Initially, she was scouted as a fashion model. She studied at the Page Parkes Center for Modeling and Acting and majored in film at New York University's Tish School of the Arts. As an actress, she appeared in several television series and movies like Bride and Prejudice, Sin City, I'm Reed Fish
and Tuck Everlasting
Starring as Rory Gilmore in the popular series Gilmore Girls
has done wonders for Alexis Bledel's career. Despite having a face like an angel and a body like a model, she continues to be firmly grounded and supported by her loyal fan base. Moreover, her wholesome image definitely makes her a hot item.