Denée Benton is an American actress and singer. She first acted in the 2013 short film called The Narrative of Dalvin Reynolds. She was then cast in the stage production of The Book of Mormon, performing at the West End. After this, she had her breakthrough with her portrayal of Natasha Rostova in the Broadway production of Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812. Around this time, Benton ventured into television. Her first role was as Ruby Carter in UnREAL. Later in 2019, she appeared in the drama film Our Friend. She recently starred as Peggy Scott in the TV series The Gilded Age.