This is Melissa’s first appearance at the New Vic.
Theatre credits include: Chicken (Hackney Empire); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Orange Tree Theatre); King Oedipus (Royal National Theatre Studio); Ion (The Gate Theatre); The Glass Slipper (Southwark Playhouse); The Stoning (Battersea Arts Centre); Henry V (The Union Theatre); Billy Liar, Dracula, Cider With Rosie, She Stoops to Conquer (Liverpool Playhouse); Starskey and Hutch Ruined My Life (Gielgud Theatre); Dracula (Hull Truck Theatre); The Diary of Anne Frank (Baskingstoke Haymarket Theatre).
Television credits include: Deep Cuts (Frontline Picture House); Elephants (Pilot for BBC3); The Bisexual (Hulu); Acting Raw (Zeitgeist Industries); Wallace and Gromit: A Matter of Loaf and Death (Aardman Animation); Casualty (BBC); The Big City (Wall to Wall Productions); The Bill (Thames Television).
Film credits include: Crush Hour, Invitation Only (Reframed); Alice Through The Looking Glass (Disney); Route Canal (BCD Productions); Malice (Zenlemon Films); Gaspers; In The Name Of (Tiger Ventures); Tom’s TV (The Film Community); The Falling (Navin Dev Films); Elshera (Paper Chase Productions); Take Your Time (Andy Dodd Productions).
Radio credits include: Lady Christine De Souza (From the Worlds of BBC’s Doctor Who) (Big Finish).
Melissa trained at The Guildford School of Acting.