Mekenna Melvin in 2010
|Born||Mekenna Douglas Melvin
January 23, 1985
Saratoga, California, U.S.
Mekenna Melvin (born January 23, 1985) is an American actress best known for playing Alex McHugh in Chuck, Angela in Three Rivers and Stefanie Fife in Lie to Me. She also co-created and starred as Amber Hannold in Amber Lake, an independent film released in 2010.
Melvin was born and raised in Saratoga, California. She became interested in acting at a young age through spending time at a local theater with her mother, a theater director, and made her first acting appearance as Woodstock in a local performance of You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown at the age of 5. She is a graduate of Independence High School in San Jose, California.
Melvin is professionally trained as an actress, dancer, and singer, and also has martial arts training, at the level of a first degree blackbelt, in taekwondo.
|2008||Dear Me||Brunette Bety|
|Last Page, TheThe Last Page||Lily||short film|
|2009||Lie to Me||Stefanie Fife||TV series, episode: "A Perfect Score"|
|Three Rivers||Angela||TV series, episode: "Code Green"|
|2010||Melting the Snowman||Caroline Jamieson||short film|
|Fighting Kind, TheThe Fighting Kind||Madison||short film|
|2010-2012||Chuck||Alex McHugh||TV series, 24 episodes|
|2010||Detroit 1-8-7||Karla Lawford / Karla Lutz||TV series, season 1 (2 episodes)|
|Amber Lake||Amber Hannold|
|Vegas||Holly Edwards||TV series, 1 episode|
|2013||Thrillseekers the Indosheen||Minnesota|
|The Nightmare Nanny||Amber||TV film|
|Castle||Talia McTeague||TV series, episode: "Watershed"|
|Grey's Anatomy||Babysitter's Ella||TV series, episode: "Somebody That I Used to Know"|
|2014||The Bad Guys||Annie|
- According to the State of California. California Birth Index, 1905-1995. Center for Health Statistics, California Department of Health Services, Sacramento, California. At Ancestry.com
- "MeKenna Melvin - IMDb". Retrieved November 1, 2010.
- "Amber Lake (2010) - IMDb". Retrieved November 1, 2010.
- "Fun Facts About Mekenna Melvin From Chuck". Girl2Watch.com. Retrieved November 2, 2010.