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Melissa Benoist Opens Up About Her Role as Carole King in 'Beautiful' Musical!

Melissa Benoist Opens Up About Her Role as Carole King in 'Beautiful' Musical!

Melissa Benoist is talking about her exciting theater role!

The 29-year-old Supergirl actress made an appearance on Build Series to talk about playing Carole King in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical 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.”

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Credit: Jammi York; Photos: Build Series
Posted to: Melissa Benoist

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