Melanie Scrofano is a Canadian actress who has given memorable roles in films and cinemas. Her passion for acting was so great that she even continued to work during her pregnancy and delivered 4 days after the shooting for ‘Wynonna Earp’ was completed. Let us go through this great actress’ personal and professional life to know how she landed into acting and how she has gained so much of her success in her career!
Melanie Scrofano’s birth, age, childhood, and education
Melanie Scrofano was born as Melanie Niege on 20 December 1981 in Ottawa, Ontario. Her current age is 35 years. Her father is an engineer by profession while her mother is a government employee. She has a mixed ethnicity and has an Italian, French and Canadian descent. She was into modeling from 13 years of age.
Melanie Scrofano’s first job, modeling and acting career
Melanie Scrofano first ever job was that of working in an ice cream job. She was doing some modeling assignments at that time. Her acting agent started submitting her portfolio for acting jobs. She soon bagged roles. She first bagged a role of Isobel in TV series Undressed in 2002. She was Menard’s girlfriend in 2003 Mob Stories on TV. She was also seen in Naked Josh and Beautiful People.
In 2006-2007, she performed in 4 episodes of Jeff Ltd as Nathalie. She also featured in 2007 Supernatural. In 2008, she was cast as Mani White in the film Baby Blues. Other films to her credit include A Good Meal, Saw VI, Citizen Gangster, The Conspiracy as Sarah, Yeah Rite, Nurse 3D AS Rachel in 2012, in 2014 Wolves and RoboCop, and in 2015 in A Sunday Kind of Love and Mangiacake.
Melanie Scrofano was also cast in 2008 TV film called Anne of Green Gables: A New Beginning’ as Brigitte. She also starred in 2009 TV movie called Manson. Her fame came when she played the role of October in Pure Pwnage in 2010. Her next break came in the recurring role of Rebecca in 2010 Being Erica. She also featured in the 2012 Saving Hope in which she portrayed the character of Kym Spencer.
Her next memorable role was in 2012 to 2014 The Listener as Tia Tremblay. Her recent impressive role was in Wynonna Earp where she played the title role. This role she had done from 2016 to present.
Melanie had got pregnant when she was playing the title character. But she did not stop acting. In fact, her dresses were so cleverly designed that they were successful in hiding her pregnancy. She gave birth to her son 4 days after the filming was wound up. This speaks of the great determination and passion for acting of Melanie and her love for her job and role.
It was later in the show that her storyline also involved her character to be pregnant and things got easier. Her net worth is $ 1 million.
Melanie Scrofano’s relationships
Melanie Scrofano is a married woman. Her husband is Jeff. But his full name and profession details are not known. It is not known when the couple got married. Melanie Scrofano was pregnant when she was filming for Wynonna Earp. She delivered a baby boy on 18 April 2017 in Calgary. She stays with her husband in Toronto.
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