Glee actor Blake Jenner is officially engaged to his Glee co-star Melissa Benoist. Blake recently started his acting career after auditioning for Glee Project in 2012. He was one of the new actors cast following the graduation of the series top stars Lea Michele, Dianna Agron, Cory Moneith, Naya Rivera and Amber Riley. He plays Ryder Lynn on the show.
He was born and raised in Miami Florida with four brothers. The 20 year old was a parrot salesman at the time he was cast in the series. He gets paid $10,000 per episode for season 1 but next season he should be expecting a bigger salary.