MELISSA TAN

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Information

Contact

Exposure (KS)

Attributes

Height
5'3"
Weight
140 lbs
Gender
Female
Hair
Black
Hair Length
Medium
Eyes
Brown

Sizes

Dress
8
Pants
8
Shoe
7.5
Bust
32
Cup Size
A
Waist
35
Hip
40

Photo

Film

THE SHIRLEY SHOW Starring Dir. Hendrick Gonzali
CHATTERBOX Supporting Dir. Jane Lawalata
FIST 2 FIST (HAND 2 HAND) Supporting Dir. Jino Kang
PEAS IN A POD Supporting Dir. Eric Rusch
WEDDING FOR ONE Supporting Dir. Kristina Lloyd
PEAS IN A POD Supporting Dir. Eric Rusch
BALLBUSTERS Supporting Dir. Andrew Boyce
BELONG TO US Principal Dir. Patrick Rea

Television

SAINTS & SINNERS Principal Prod. Alex Wright/Dir. Scott Ziehl
FASHION HOUSE Recurring 7 episode Prod. Alex Wright/Dir. David Hogan

Hosting

INSIDE CASTING Guest Interviewer Prod. A'da Woolfolk
INDUSTRY RSVP IN-DEPTH Recurring Host Prod. Seth Coltan
STYLE-N-HOLLYWOOD Red Carpet Host Prod. Juel Casamayor

Theater

Title * Denotes Lead Role in a World Premiere Director
*PAGING DR. CHUTZPAH Bonnie/Myrna/Kitty Sidewalk Studio Theatre, LA
*POP: THE PRINCIPLES OF PERFECTION Sheri & Gloria Sidewalk Studio Theatre, LA
F.O.B. Grace Asian American Rep, SD
*FURIOUS BLOOD (World Premiere) Iphegenia Sledgehammer Theatre, SD
LET IT SNOW Dancing & Singing Puppy Legoland, CA
NO EXIT Estelle 409 Small Theatre
DON'T SAY THE SCOTTISH PLAY Improv Sketch Player UCSD Improv Troupe

Training

ON-CAMERA TECHNIQUE Christinna Chauncey Los Angeles, CA
MASTER CLASS/ADV. SCENE STUDY Amy Lyndon Los Angeles, CA
VOICE OVERS Rick Zieff, Michael D. Cohen Los Angeles, CA
HOSTING Marki Costello, Andrew Krasny Los Angeles, CA
IMPROV Margee Magee, Drew Droege Groundlings, LA
COMMERCIAL TECHNIQUE Kris Kyer, Mike Pointer Los Angeles, CA
ADVANCED SCENE STUDY Laura Gardner Howard Fine Studio, LA
THEATRE MINOR - UCSD Todd Salovey, Luther James San Diego, CA

Skills

General Sports
  • JOGGING
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  • JUMP ROPE DOUBLE DUTCH
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  • KICK BOXING
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  • ROLLER SKATE
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  • RUNNING
Stage Combat Training
  • HAND-TO-HAND
Martial Arts
  • TAE KWON DO
Dance
  • BALLROOM
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  • CLUB/FREESTYLE
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  • HIP HOP
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  • HULA
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  • JAZZ
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  • MODERN
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  • SALSA
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  • SAMBA
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  • WALTZ
Improvisation
  • GROUNDLINGS
Languages
  • FILIPINO
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  • JAPANESE
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  • SPANISH
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  • TAGALOG
Instruments
  • KEYBOARDS
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  • PIANO
Miscellaneous Skills
  • EAR PROMPTER
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  • HOSTING
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  • SIGN LANGUAGE
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  • TELEPROMPTER
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  • YOGA
General Weapons Training
  • HANDGUN

Other Experience

INDUSTRY ACCOLADES
Best Actress Winner at Indie Fest USA - (Ballbusters)
"Tan is a bright spot in her portrayal of Sheri" - LA WEEKLY
"...stellar actor: Melissa Tan" - ENTERTAINMENT TODAY
"Tan dove into the role as if finally set free." - THE READER