Julie M. Benz

United States

Julie M. Benz Bio

Who is Julie M. Benz

Julie M. Benz (born May 1, 1972) is an American actress. She is popular for her roles as Darla on Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel (1997–2004) and Rita Bennett on Dexter (2006–2010).

Early Life (Childhood)

Benz was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America. At the age of 14, she got a stress fracture in her right. She graduating from Franklin Regional High School.

Interesting Facts

As she suffered a stress crack during her childhood, Benz is often plays women who have suffered traumas or losses. She is fond of collecting antique things from every country she visits.

Personal Life

Benz married John Kassir, who is an actor by profession, on May 30, 1998. They got divorced. In 2011, she was found dating Rich Orosco and they married on May 5, 2012.


Benz has won awards like Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA, Eyegore Awards and Satellite Awards.