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Represented by:

BBA Commercial Div. (CA) (818) 506-8188

Golden Pineapple Management (CA) (818) 333-5071

Film

The Innocent Butler

LEAD

Dir. Rowen Kahn

Witch-Hunt

LEAD

Dir. Philip Schaeffer

Heavy Times

SUPPORTING

Dir. Ryan McKenna

Reverie

LEAD

Dir. Nick Markham

Road Trip

LEAD

Dir. Meera Joshi

Most Likely

LEAD

Dir. Rachel Globe

Six of Swords

LEAD

Dir. Heather Barcelo

Television

Nasty Habits

SERIES REGULAR

NastyHabitsTV

Cascade

RECURRING

Dir. Bret Quinn

Theatre

Radicals

SARAH

Hollywood Fringe Festival, LA

Pterodactyls

EMMA

Pop Up Theatre, LA

The Tragedy of Aaron Burr

ANGELICA

The Odyssey Theater, LA

The Sweet Dreams of Lizzie Tilley

LIZZIE TILLEY

The New Theater, NYC

Rough and Tumble

EVA

Emerson Stage, Boston

Open House

ALICIA

Conejo Players Theatre, LA

Much Ado About Nothing

BEATRICE

Emerson Stage, Boston

Training

Improv (Advanced - ongoing)

Upright Citizens Brigade

Los Angeles

Improv

The Groundlings

Los Angeles

Film/TV (Advanced - ongoing)

Margie Haber Studios

Los Angeles

Commercial Audition Technique

Killian's Adult Commercial Class

Los Angeles

Cold Reading

Bob Krakower

New York City

Scene Study

Gordon Hunt Workshop (w/Helen Hunt)

Los Angeles

On-Camera Technique

Ron Burrus

Los Angeles

Commercial Technique

David Cady

New York City

Voice Over

Roger Becker

New York City

Stand Up

Jim Mendrinos

New York City

Monologue Technique

Atlantic Acting School

New York City

Education

Emerson College

BA Acting

Boston, MA

In NY, Melina worked in various projects including improv at UCB, stand-up at Gotham Comedy Club, a play at The New Theater, and various indie films. Melina moved to LA and shot the indie horror-comedy, Witch-Hunt (streaming on Amazon), which premiered at the USA Film Festival. She is a series regular on the award-winning web series, Nasty Habits. She received positive reviews as Emma in Pop Up Theatre's production of Pterodactlys, and her indie film, Reverie, has been accepted at several Int'l Festivals.

Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'7"

Weight: 125 lbs

Eyes: Brown

Hair Color: Auburn

Hair Length: Long

 

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