Melissa Ricci is an undisputable Hollywood star and a popular film and TV actress. She was born and raised in France. She used to be a Ballerina, but unfortunately the dream of becoming an accomplished dancer would not see the light of the day after a major accident. She caught her vision of acting and inspiration from actor Sylvester Stallone in the popular movie “Rocky”.She was consumed in her newly found passion and joined a local theatre group while studying acting in High school. As a matter of fact, she made her career debut on stage and then jumped into film and TV.
Melissa moved to London at an early age and finished her acting training at a renowned British drama school. After graduating she played many roles on stage and also British movies which all brought her into prominence. Finally, Melissa relocated to the United States, Los Angeles to be precise. As soon as she settled, she took up appointment as an entertainment host. Also, she is a regular face on TV shows and even acted as the female lead in the first movie ever made on the controversial figure Christopher Dorner.
This award winning actress rose to stardom in the lead role she played in the movie”Les Bouffons”which attracted the Producer’s Guild of America and won Grand Prize winner in 2013. As a matter of fact, Melissa’s next movie titled “Victrix” is about the last days of Roman empire in Britain. Many popular names are attached to the movie including Lilly Cole, Rutger Hawer, Omar Sharif among others. Indeed, Melissa draws inspiration from many actors and actresses: Sylvester Stallone, Anthony Hopkins, Johnny Depp, Meryl Streep and Daniel Day Lewis to name a few. She speaks French and English fluently,making her a bilingual personality.