On Screen

Melissa has been bringing her unique comedic voice to Television, Film Radio and New Media for years both as a performer and as a writer.  

Body of Work: Film & Television

The Lupe Show Lead Shoert Film Fault Line Productions – Brett Heard
MTV Election Shorts Lead Television Series MTV Canada – Derek Forgie
Ca$hi: 7 Grains… Lying to You Lead Short Film Internext Studios – Matt Campagna
Love Cheese Lead Short Film Blue Daggers Productions – Phil Luzi
Vest Friends Lead TV Pilot Vf Productions – Niall Collins
Save us from our House Lead Television Series General Purpose Productions
Calogero Supporting Short Film Mexican Monster – Jonathan Mainou

Barney’s Version Actor A.D.R. Feature Film Three Amigos Prod – Doug Wilkinson
The Novena Sisters Sharon Radioplay CBC – Damiano Pietropaolo
Switch Lead Animation Buck Productions – Pat Hollinger
Lullabies In Razorland Self Radio Show CFMU
Red, Hot And Green Self Radio Show CHRY
Your Relationship Radio Self Radio Show CHUM

Rich Groom Poor Groom Writer Television Series Buck Productions/Slice TV
Cake Walk: Wedding Cake Edition Writer Television Series Buck Productions/Slice TV
The Lupe Show Writer Web Series Fault Line Productions
Switch Contributing Writer Season 1 Buck Productions

Melissa's Blog

A consistently updated source of stream-of-consciousness reflection and hilarity.

Man of Steel Song – My Debut as Wonder Woman!

Dreams really do come true! This month I got to play one of my dream roles: Wonder Woman!

There’s a lot at stake for...

Mary Louise Parker and my heartbreak…

I recently watched the trailer for the film RED 2 – my boyfriend thought this was necessary, and I agreed. In it, Mary...


Hello lovely inter web folk! I am happy to announce that I just recently joined a new agency, and I’m really excited about it....

Starlight? Star bright? I hate to be critical, but…

I continue to be thoroughly confused about this whole Starlight TV situation. It would seem to me, based on the info on the

My exciting new web project: Six Day Road!

UPDATE: We are now up to over 14,000 views across all platforms! Thanks for watching and supporting this project!

I am thrilled to be working...

Les Miserables Parody

*UPDATE: WE’VE NOW CRACKED 160,000 VIEWS ON DAILY MOTION! Thanks for watching — this is very exciting!

Wolverine vs. Gladiator in: Les Miserables...

Ca$hi: 7 Grains… Lying to You

In the spring of 2012, investigations revealed that Kellogg was using GMOs (Genetically Modified Organisms) in some of the ‘natural’ products they sell under...

Rhubarb Festival

Maybe it’s that breakup talk you really botched. Or maybe there’s someone you know you’ll never, ever come out to. Whatever that unattainable conversation...

Programming at TIFF 2012

Melissa will be appearing live throughout the Toronto International Film Festival’s 2012 season, leading Q&A discussions with some of the industry’s brightest stars and...