Melanie Iglesias

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Melanie Iglesias
Melanie Iglesias by Sachyn Mital.jpg
Melanie in 2013 during New York Fashion Week.
Born Melanie Iglesias
(1987-06-18) June 18, 1987 (age 27)
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Nationality American
Occupation Model, Actress, TV Personality
Years active 2001 - Present
Relatives Alyssa Iglesias
Modeling information
Manager Red Model Management

Melanie Iglesias (born June 18, 1987 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American model and actress. After being voted Maxim's "Hometown Hotties" winner[1][2] in 2010, she has been featured in magazines such as World's Most Beautiful,[3] Esquire, and Vibe.[4]

Iglesias has appeared in the World Poker Tour series and also acted as herself on all seasons of Guy Code[5] and Girl Code, both of which air on MTV.[6] She also stars in the Guy Code spin off Guy Court.[7]


Early life[edit]

Melanie Iglesias was born on June 18, 1987 in Brooklyn, New York. Iglesias graduated from Tottenville High School on Staten Island in New York City.[8]


In 2010 Iglesias was voted Maxim's Hometown Hotties winner,[1][2] and in 2011[9] Maxim placed her on their annual list for the world's most beautiful women, the "Maxim Hot 100."[4] She was also featured on a special edition cover of Maxim USA, which was on stands for 3 consecutive months.[4]

In 2011, she was featured in the premiere issue of World's Most Beautiful, a 3D magazine photographed by celebrity photographer Nick Saglimbeni.[3] She was acknowledged by Esquire Magazine as a "Woman of 2012,"[9] and also won the number two slot in Vibe Magazine's "30 Sexiest Celebrities Under 30."[4]

In July 2012, Iglesias launched the Official Melanie Iglesias Store, which features collector's posters and other merchandise.[10] Iglesias has created two YouTube channels featuring her fashions, which have garnered millions of hits. She is signed with Red Model Management in New York.[9]


Iglesias at the set of MTV's Guy Court in 2013, where she plays the bailiff

Iglesias appeared as the Royal Flush Girl[2] in 265 episodes of the World Poker Tour. She has appeared as herself on all three seasons of Guy Code,[5] and was then cast in a spin-off show called Girl Code which airs on MTV every Thursday.[6] She is also starring in yet another Guy Code spin off, Guy Court as the bailiff.[7]

She has a YouTube channel known as "What Girls Really Do"[11] that she co-stars in with Lisa Ramos, her best friend and a fellow model.[9]


See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Melanie Iglesias". Maxim. October 9, 2012. Retrieved 2013-12-17. 
  2. ^ a b c Molloy, Jordana (December 20, 2010). "Interview with Maxim's Hometown Hottie of 2010: Melanie Iglesias". Socialite. Retrieved 2013-12-17. 
  3. ^ a b Melanie Iglesias Wild Card World's Most Beautiful, retrieved Aug 5, 2011
  4. ^ a b c d Palomores, Sugey (April 17, 2013). "10 Things You Didn't Know About Melanie Iglesias". Latina. Retrieved 2013-12-17. 
  5. ^ a b Guy Code Cast Member MTV Blog
  6. ^ a b Melanie Iglesias on Girl Code: It Makes You Feel Normal Talking About These Things MTV Blog, retrieved April 23, 2013
  7. ^ a b Guy Court Announced Guy Code Blog, retrieved May 20, 2013
  8. ^ "Tottenville High School Award Ceremony: Video". YouTube. Retrieved 2013-12-17. 
  9. ^ a b c d Iglesias, Melanie. "Official About". Facebook. Retrieved 2013-11-27. 
  10. ^ Official Melanie Iglesias Store
  11. ^ "MelanieIgl". YouTube. Retrieved 2013-12-17. 

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