The Basics

About Melanie

Melanie is an on-camera and voiceover actress based in NYC. She speaks Korean, loves DDR and has two adorable pet bunnies. She's pretty cool overall. Click here to learn more about her.

Dish Network commercial featuring Melanie


Click here to see some of Melanie's on-camera work in film, TV, commercials and more.


Melanie's voice can be heard in commercials, animation, video games, and more. Click here for some of Melanie's VO work.

Melanie's done some cool stuff.

Click here to view/download Melanie's resume. (PDF)

News & Press

Appearing in Decker: Unclassified on Adult Swim!

May 2016

Abso Lutely Productions has announced Season 4 of its series Decker: Unclassified, which will be airing on Adult Swim starting June 17th at 11:15PM. Keep an eye out for me in the second episode of Season 4 and check out the trailer here!

Hollywood debut in Alexander Payne's Downsizing, with Matt Damon!

April 2016

I had the incredible honor of working with the inimitable, incredible Mr. Alexander Payne on his upcoming feature (penned with writing partner Jim Taylor), Downsizing, in a lovely, poignant scene opposite Matt Damon! I appear as "Woman on Shuttle", towards the end of the film. Mark your calendars for Downsizing's release date: December 25th, 2017!

Recurring as "Ali" on Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij's new Netflix series, The OA

March 2016

I am super excited to have been cast in a recurring role as "Ali" in Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij's new series on Netflix, The OA. Shooting begins next month!

Performance at Carnegie Hall: January 18th, 2016!

January 2016

In what I can only describe as a dream come true, I had the incredible opportunity to perform the music of my FAVORITE contemporary composer (Sir Karl Jenkins) at Carnegie Hall this Martin Luther King Jr. Day, January 18th, 2016!! I even had a small solo in one of my favorite pieces :3 It was a night I will never forget!!

National commercial with Project Runway's Tim Gunn now airing!

November 2015

The Project Runway-inspired Dish Network commercial I shot--featuring a cameo appearance from Tim Gunn himself--is now airing nationwide! Click here to see the commercial, and keep an eye out for me on TV! =D

Ladies versus Butlers! now streaming online

November 2015

Melanie plays crazy school chancellor Kaede Tenjouji in the wacky anime series Ladies versus Butlers, now available for streaming on Crunchyroll! Check out a preview of Melanie's work in the series above.

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