Madelaine Petsch [Riverdale Actress] Dating Status, Parents & Height

After doing altogether 247 auditions, getting a small role in a horror film titled The Hive and being a lead actress in the series Riverdale, Madelaine Petsch made a bang on hit In the Hollywood industry. For her phenomenal acting as Cheryl in Riverdale, Madelaine was awarded ‘Choice Hissy Fit (2017-2018) and Scene Stealer (2018).

Madelaine Petsch [Riverdale Actress] Dating Status, Parents & Height

Quick Information

  • Date of Birth Aug 18, 1994
  • Age 29 Years, 9 Months
  • Nationality American, South African
  • Profession Actress
  • Marital Status Single
  • Husband/Spouse Not Known
  • Divorced Not Yet
  • Girlfriend/Dating Travis Mills
  • Gay/Lesbian No
  • Net Worth $4 Million
  • Height 5 Feet 5¾ Inches (1.67 m)
  • Parents Timothy S Petsch (Father), Michele Petsch (Mother)
  • Ethnicity Mixed
  • Ethnicity Mixed

Madelaine Petsch had her share of struggles before making big in Hollywood. The actress had to audition 247 times until she got a small role in a horror film titled The Hive. However, Madelaine's career took a turn for the better after she got an opportunity to star in the series Riverdale in 2016.

For her performance as Cheryl in Riverdale, Madelaine was awarded Choice Hissy Fit (2017-2018) and Scene Stealer (2018)

Apart from the long-running show, the actress has also featured in the sitcom Instant Mom (2015) and the film The Curse of Sleeping Beauty (2016).

Dating History With Rapper Boyfriend

The Riverdale actress was in a relationship with rapper Travis Mills for almost three years. The two first got in touch via Facebook when Travis texted her to congratulate after the premiere of Riverdale in January 2017. From that day, the former couple started talking frequently.

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After a month in 2017, Madelaine was back in Los Angeles after filming her first season of Riverdale. Later, Travis texted if she would join him for a movie. Since then, they hung out more often and eventually started dating.


Madelaine Petsch and Travis Mills on 13 April 2019 (Photo: Madelaine Petsch's Instagram)

Madelaine and Travis also made a public appearance together at the Teen Choice Awards in August 2017.

Split Information

When Madelaine attended the 92nd Oscar Awards by herself on 9 February 2020, it was suspected that she had walked away from Travis. But, it was not confirmed yet.

However, on 20 February 2020, E Online published that Madelaine and Travis had called it quits after dating for almost three years. Also, Madelaine moved her belongings out of Travis’s Los Angeles home, as per E Online.

Who Is Travis Mills?

Madelaine’s ex-boyfriend, Travis, is an R&B artist and a rapper. He rose to fame after releasing his album called Ready Fire Aim in 2010.

He also signed a contract with Columbia Records in 2011 and launched an album with the label in 2014.

Bio: Height, Age, Family And Education

Madelaine stands at a height extending 5 feet and 5 inches (1.67 m). She was born as Madelaine Grobbelaar Petsch on 18 August 1994 in Washington. She has a brother named Shaun in her family.

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Madelaine grew up under the care of her parents: father Timothy S Petsch and mother, Michele Petsch. Her parents are originally from South Africa.

As a result, Madelaine spent most of her childhood between South Africa and the United States as her parents hadn't permanently settled in the United States. Madelaine attended the Tacoma School of the Arts.

Quick Facts About Madelaine Petsch

  • Her birth sign is Leo.
  • When Madelaine was living in Los Angeles, she also worked as a barista.
  • She wanted to be an actress from the young age of three.
  • During her school days, Madelaine was bullied by her friends because of her red hair and African accent.