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About Me

HI everyone my name is Melissa

I am an experienced, confident and professional model and actor. My modelling skills include editorial, runway and showings. Melissa is very passionate about fashion and also very interested in fashion journalism and make-up tutorials (Insta: @melhanesb).

I am a professional and intriguing actress and have acquired acting training through NIDA, ATYP and Partycp8 film school. I have extensive Film and Television experience in various projects around Australia and USA. I also travel overseas (Europe, USA, Canada) for major projects.

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Telstra commercial, Newtown cinema, 2018

Telstra 4GX commercial, 2015

Smart Advance

Skillion Fat Bike

Famous Fashionista of the week for Famous weekly magazine, Nov 2013:

Winner of StarNow Fashion Blog competition, Dec 2013:

Model for Ampersander fashion (clothing designer),, MM:2358587, April 2013

Model for UBER garage: 

Face of Lipton Ice Tea, Billboard, Sydney, March 2014
Model for Peter Georges Photography, Sydney 2014
Model for Just In Focus Photography #382684, Sydney 2014
Model for Photographer Suellen Symons, 'Ascendents', Sydney 2014
Model for Bondi world expo, Photographer Andre Braun, Bondi 2014
Promotional model for Styling Australia, VB, SCG, Sydney 2014
Model for Medical website, Juliet Taylor, Sydney 2013
Model for Studio1, photographer Panania, Sydney 2013
Model for Miss Pink Calendar, Canada 2013
Promotional model for "Home and Property" expo, Darling Harbour 2013
Brand ambassador for Mooberry Froyo, Sydney 2013
Model for 'SinglMingl', Sydney 2013
Model for hscLIVE project,, Aug 2013
Model for 'Make over' project,, August 2013
Model for make-up tutorial on Australia's Next Top Model Foxtel - July 2013
Superstar Promo Expert for City Fashion Event - The Rocks - June 2013
Model for Juan Carbonell, Carbonell Icon, April 2013
Model for Ampersander clothing, March 2013
Model for Charis Professional Skin Care - overseas ad - March 2013
Model for James Garfield,,  MM:#2161409, Oct 2012
Model for , #2270484, Sept 2012
Model for - Bob Hughes - #762273, Aug 2012,
Model Madness- Fashion Parade - Potts Point, April 2012
Model for Sugarat Abattoir photography, Wollongong, Feb 2012
Model for Life Through Her Eyes - Jolyne Photography #2397041, Feb 2012
Model for Peter Alexander, ProPosed photography #1211402, Feb 2012
Model for Toni & Guy salon, competitive styling shoot,#2338054, Jan 2012
Model for Ray Baker  #2334505, "Cockatoo Island Shoot", Jan 2012
Final model for the search of the next face of FOUND Organic Juice, Jan 2012
Model for Rococco Flowers, Sydney, Dec 2011
Model for 'Modern Wedding' magazine, Styling handbook, Sydney March 2011
Model for bridal shoot, Samkohgraphy, Sydney 2010
Model photo on cover of album 'I am Miss Pretty', Jonathan Haselden, UK 2010
Hand Model, Promo video for Garmin, Sydney, 2010
Model for bridal shoot, Photoprestige, Sydney 2010
Sydney Model for Schwarzkopf Hairloves, Sydney, 2010
Model for L'Oreal Professionnel Hair Models, Sydney, May 2010
Model for UBER garage, , Sydney March 2010
Model for Blacklaser photography, Sydney 2009
Model for Celebrity Wigs,Hair Expo, Darling Harbour, Sydney 2009
Model for Paul Mitchell catalogue, Sydney 2007
Miss Unity Australia title, Sydney, 2007
Model for Paul Mitchell show, Luna Park, Sydney 2006
Modelling for 'International Hair Congress', Town Hall, Sydney 2005
Model for Paul Mitchell, Hair Expo, Darling Harbour, Sydney 2005
Regional heat winner: Model quest, Sydney 2001
Regional heat winner: Model quest, Sydney 1999
11 years of professional ballet classes and RAD examinations.
Ballet teacher since 2002 with "Latino Fever School of Dance"


Winner of the StarCentral's Most promising Actress competition:

Lead role, Roxana in 'Pop Up' feature movie,, Sydney 2014
Female lead role in Music video clip, Dir Satish Rai, Sydney 2014
Supporting role in the feature film 'Torn Devotion', Dir Artur Kade, Premiere at Fox Studios, Sydney 2013

Featured extra in the feature film "The Tail Job', Dir Bryan Moses, Sydney 2013

Supporting role in Tropfest Tv short film series,episode 10, Dir Bryan Moses, Sydney 2013
Supporting role 'Echo' in 'Awake for a Moment' feature film, Urchin Productions, Dir Liz Cooper, Sydney 2013
Featured extra, cityscapes on green screen, Metro Screen,, Sydney 2013
Supporting role, Hunter N Hornet appisode series, Sydney 2013
Supporting role in the short film "Brawl", Dir Nadia Townsend, Sydney 2013
Featured extra in the web series 'WaitersTv" ep2.01, Dir Sarah Klouth, Quentin Armstrong, Sydney 2013
Regular guest star, Ingrid, in the TV show Cops L.A.C., channel 9, Sydney 2010
Lead role in web series Strange Occurrences, Sydney 2010
Lead role in Baroque Vampire short, Sydney 2010
Supporting role in short film "Whispers" Nuh! Productions, Sydney 2010
Lead role in short film 'The Ex', Sydney, 2010
Supporting role in the feature film 'Nude Study', Sydney 2010
Supporting role in the new feature film "Suing the Devil" starring Malcom McDowell, 2009
Landing role in the new tv show "RESCUE Special Ops" ch 9, episode 5, August 2009, Sydney Australia
Part of the online promotion of website , Los Angeles CA, Nov 2009
Lead role in short film "Relativity of time",Los Angeles CA, Nov 2009
Landing role in the new feature movie "Next Door to the Velinsky's", director Darren K Hawkins 2009
Lead role in short film "Catch 22", Sydney Australia, 2009
Landing role in the new feature movie "The Makeover" with Film Australia Sydney, Feb 2008.
Role in the new feature movie "Vanity" Sydney, March 2008.
Lead role in short film "Girl from Steel City" 2008, Sydney Australia
Lead role in short film "The Wildness" Sydney 2008
Supporting actress in feature film "Battle Therapy" which premiered in Sydney May 2007 at Fox Studios, Sydney.
Leading role in the short film "My teacher is an Alien" premiered at Glebe cinemas, Sydney 2004
Leading roles and supporting actress in various other students short films.

TV & Reality
Part of the TV commercial Live Well Australia, Strepsils, 2014
Part of TV commercial 'Love your Liver', 2013
Part of TV commercial for IPAF, Flying Fish Films, 2010
Part of the music video clip "Way to go" by Rogue Traders, 2008.
Part of TV reality program 'Miss Unity Australia" modelling and fashion show, Sydney, Dec 2007
Regional heat winner: Model quest 1999 and 2001, Sydney
Modelling for "International Hair Congress" Town Hall, Sydney 2005
Miss Unity Australia title, Sydney, 2007