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Melissa Benoist Makes a Childhood Dream Come True in Beautiful

Benoist begins her limited Broadway run as Carole King tonight.

Melissa Benoist makes her Broadway debut tonight at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre, taking on the role of living legend Carole King in Beautiful. Benoist has spent the past few years flying around your television screen as the CW's Supergirl, but she's landing in the middle of a lifelong dream as she picks up the baton from the show's past Caroles. Hear what she had to say about the impending career landmark, along with samples of her rendition of King's "So Far Away."