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- 28 January 1981 Atlanta, Georgia USA
- 5' 8" (1.73 m)
Born and raised in Aiken, South Carolina. Melissa LeEllen had spent her early years creating short skits and dances for family and friends and performing in her local church organization. Melissa lived with her grandparents in South Carolina. She vividly remembers watching soap operas with her grandmother and falling in love with each character. Ever since her earliest days, she was fascinated by acting.Melissa left Aiken in 1999 to pursue a career as a Director of Marketing. She worked a few years in the corporate world. However, she could not escape the allure of theater and quickly began auditioning for parts in local theater productions. Melissa's love of acting was uncontrollable which lead her from the stage to camera.