"Tan is a bright spot in her portrayal of Sheri" - LA WEEKLY
"...stellar actor: Melissa Tan" - ENTERTAINMENT TODAY
"Tan dove into the role as if finally set free." - THE READER

**BEST ACTRESS WINNER (Ballbusters) - Indie Fest USA

FILM (Partial List)
THE SHIRLEY SHOW • Starring • Dir. Hendrick Gonzali
BROKEN • Starring • Dir. Amy Lyndon
6-30-5 SHIBAMATA • Starring • Dir. M. Collett / M. Tan
LOVE FROM DEATH VALLEY • Starring • Dir. Jim Orr
**BALLBUSTERS (Best Actress Award Winner) • Supporting • Dir. Andrew Boyce
PEAS IN A POD • Supporting • Dir. Eric Rusch
WEDDING FOR ONE • Supporting • Dir. Kristina Lloyd
FIST 2 FIST (prev. HAND 2 HAND) • Supporting • Dir. Jino Kang
CHATTERBOX • Supporting • Dir. Jane Lawalata
DUKE • Principal • Dir. Patrick Rea
 

TELEVISION
SAINTS & SINNERS • Principal • Prod. Alex Wright, D. Scott Ziehl/ MyNetworkTV
FASHION HOUSE • Recurring (7 episodes) • Prod. Alex Wright, D. David Hogan / MyNetworkTV  

HOSTING (Partial List) 
STYLE-N-HOLLYWOOD • Host (Red Carpet) • Prod. Juel Casamayor
INDUSTRY RSVP IN-DEPTH • Host (Recurring) • Prod. Seth Coltan, Virtual Channel Network
INSIDE CASTING • Guest Interviewer (Recurring) • Prod. Seth Coltan, Virtual Channel Network
PETCO • Host (Recurring) • Dir. Shannon Master
DATA STREAM • Host (Recurring) • Dir. Bill Wisneski, CABLE
SHOPPING SAN DIEGO • Host • Dir. Dan Hare, CABLE

THEATRE (Partial List)  *Denotes LEAD roles in World Premiere
PAGING DR. CHUTZPAH • *Bonnie/Myrna/Kitty • Sidewalk Studio Theatre
P.O.P.: The Principles of Perfection • *Sheri & Gloria • Sidewalk Studio Theatre
F.O.B. • Grace • Asian American Rep
FURIOUS BLOOD • Iphigenia • Sledgehammer Theatre  
LET IT SNOW • Dancing Puppy • Legoland, CA
NO EXIT • Estelle • 409 Small Theatre                  
DON’T SAY THE SCOTTISH PLAY • Improv/Sketch Player • UCSD Improv Troupe    

TRAINING (Partial List)
ON-CAMERA TECHNIQUE • Christinna Chauncey • Los Angeles
MASTER CLASS / ADV. COLD READING • Amy Lyndon • Los Angeles
VOICE OVER • Rick Zieff, Michael D. Cohen • Los Angeles
HOSTING • Marki Costello, Andrew Krasny • Los Angeles
IMPROV • Margee Magee, Drew Droege • Groundlings
COMMERCIAL TECHNIQUE • Kris Kyer, Mike Pointer • Los Angeles
ADVANCED SCENE STUDY • Laura Gardner • Howard Fine Studio
THEATRE MINOR (UCSD) • Todd Salovey, Luther James • San Diego

COMMERCIAL (Available Upon Request) 

SPECIAL SKILLS
HOSTING: TelePrompter, EarPrompter & Improv.Basic Cake Decoration. SPORTS: Stunts/Staged Combat, Taekwondo, Yoga, Gun/Pistol Training. DANCE: Modern, Jazz. Adult & Infant CPR. Advanced Automotive Knowledge, Large Dog Handling Ability, Basic Cake Decorating, Former Waitress, Teacher & Bus Driver.  Beginning Japanese, Spanish & French.  Experienced World Traveler with valid US Passport.