Melissa's journey into acting began in 2007 when she moved to L.A. from her hometown Milan, Italy.

As a former ballerina she already had a passion for the stage but after enrolling at the prestigious Stella Adler Academy, she felt that acting was her true calling.

Still a student, she participated in several music videos alongside the biggest names of the music industry( Kylie Minogue,Timbaland,Jay Z to name a few) using both her dancing and acting skills.

Since her graduation she's been cast in several indie film productions,TV shows and commercials. She recently starred in an international production that gave her the opportunity to show in full her dancing skills. Melissa was also recently featured in an independent production alongside Mario Van Peeble,Nick Roux and Chloe Bridges.Melissa considers Los Angeles as her second home, she loves its vibrant and diverse atmosphere and enjoys exploring all the opportunities that this amazing city has to offer.

A firm believer that doing what you love will keep you happy and healthy, Melissa plans to act for as long as she lives.

Melissa Cantatore