Bio / Info
Born and raised in the Bronx, Michele is of Italian, Spanish & Jewish descent. Has been performing on Broadway since she was 8 years old, performing as a singer and dancer. In 2009 she was cast as Rachel Berry in the popular Fox musical comedy, "Glee," earning a Golden Globe nomination for the role in 2010. Is the voice of Dorothy in the upcoming 2012 movie, DOROTHY OF OZ and will be featured in the ensemble comedy NEW YEAR'S EVE in 2011. An avid animal right's activist and devout vegan, Michele is a vocal participant in PETA.