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|Birth name||篠時愛好 (Shinoji Aiko?)|
|Born||December 16, 1975|
|Origin||Quezon City, Philippines|
In the late 1980s, Melendez was discovered by Regal Films with whom she signed a contract and became one of their 'Regal Babies'. Her half-brother Jam Melendez (son of Jimmy Melendez and Deborah Sun) also entered showbusiness.
Melendez was married to actor Jomari Yllana from 2000-2003. Melendez and Yllana have a son named Andrei.
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