Wednesday 23 September 2020

Madelaine Petsch

Madelaine Grobbelaar Petsch, the American actress and Youtuber, was born on 18th August 1994, at Washington, U.S. She is the daughter of South African parents, and used to spend her childhood in U.S. and South Africa. 

Petsch moved to Los Angeles at age 18 to pursue a career in acting, and took part in a national advertising campaign for Coca-Cola in the year 2014. In 2015, she met the casting director of Legends of Tomorrow, and later got casted as Cheryl Blossom in The CW’s Riverdale, which premiered on January 2017. She also appeared in the film Polaroid, which was released in 2019. She also owns a Youtube channel, so that her fans could “know the real her outside of acting”.

Petsch also released her own sunglasses collection in association with Prive Revaux in April 2018. 

Madelaine Petsch Religion

The religious beliefs of Petsch are unknown, as she has not commented anything for the questions about her religion. It can be assumed that she is either an agnostic, which is a person who doesn’t know if there is a God or not, or an atheist, a non-believer. 

She once stated in an interview for Cosmopolitan magazine as: “I grew up in a small town, I was the only redhead other than my brother. We had South African accents, I was a vegan, I was raised without religion.” This signifies that the American actress is not a believer on religious basis.

Madelaine Petsch Political Views

Petsch is a vegan, as she was raised by vegan parents, and they “ate out of their backyard garden”, according to her own words. She is an environmentalist and activist, and is an active worker of the PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) too. 

She is a supporter of the LGBT+ community and has raised her voice several times for the same. She once stated that she is happy in bringing the concept of bisexuality out to the public via television. 

Who is she dating?

Petsch identifies herself as bisexual. She was in a relationship with Travis Mills for more than three years. Mills is an American recording artist and actor, who was previously known by his stage name T. Mills. The couple used to appear together in award functions and ceremonies and posted photos in their social media accounts too. Later in the end of 2019, they declared their break up in an interview and thorough Instagram posts too. 

Petsch is not hesitant in keeping her relationship status public, but her relationships other than with Mills is unknown. 

Madelaine Petsch Hobbies

Unlike most of the celebrities, Petsch likes her fans to keep updated about her lifestyle and daily routines. She has a Youtube channel, in which she regularly posts videos related to her beauty secrets and healthy habits. She is also quite active in social media, mostly in her Instagram and Twitter accounts. 

Interesting Facts

    • Petsch has dual citizenship of the United States and South Africa. 

    • She got bullied at school because of her red hair and South African accent. 

    • She has taken part in numerous dance competitions before pursuing a career in acting.

    • She has worked in a political consulting firm, and also as a barista.