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Melissa De Sousa

Melissa De Sousa

Quick Facts

Date of Birth September 25, 1967 (age 46)
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Working for Movies, TV Shows
Ethnicity Mixed-White
Marital Status N/A
Spouse N/A (Husband)
Net Worth(s) N/A
Name on Birth Melissa De Sousa
Divorce N/A
Height 1.64 m
Weight 52 kg (approx.)
Religion Christian
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Twitter @1MelissaDeSousa
Body Measurements 36-25-35 inches

American actress Melissa De Sousa was born on September 25, 1967 in New York City, New York, USA. De Sousa was raised in New York by Afro-Panamanian parents. She began practicing and excelling ballet at a very young age, studying under Joan Millin. She attended the High School of Performing Arts, and acting naturally followed her path. She had an interest in appearing on screen and she worked very well to achieve the milestone.

De Sousa was nominated for Best Supporting Actress at the NAACP Image Awards for her performance in The Best Man. Other film credits of her include 30 Years to Life, Lockdown, Ride, and the short films The Fire This Time and Spark. De Sousa's starring television credits include The Street (2000), Second Time Around (2004-2005), and One on One (2002-2003). She was recently seen as Lady Anne in the play An Evening of Shakespeare with Charles Dutton at the Hudson and Court theatres in Los Angeles. De Sousa also starred in the film The Best Man Holiday, released in November 2013.

Her movie credits include Ride, The Best Man, Lockdown, Miss Congeniality, 30 Years to Life, I Shaved My Legs For This, Laurel Canyon, Biker Boyz, Constellation, A Good Man Is Hard To Find, The Killing of Wendy, The Bannen Way, Ashes, She Is Not My Sister, The Best Man Holiday, and C.R.U.

Similarly, her Television credits include The Trials of Rosie O'Neill, CBS Schoolbreak Special, Getting By, Silk Stalkings, Living Single, The Sinbad Show, Valley of the Dolls, Simon, Married... with Children, Spark, ER, The Wayans Bros., Moesha, Damon, Grown Ups, The Street, One on One, Second Time Around, The Ron Clark Story, Saturday Night Life, Ghost Whisperer, Bats: Human Harvest, Danny Fricke, CHICK: Within Me Lives a Superhero, Castle, Reed Between the Lines, and Shameless.

A citizen of the USA and of mixed ethnicity, she is significantly tall and has an attractive body. Her body measurement is 36-25-35 inches at the bust-waist-hip. She has an incredible pair of feet and legs and she has maintained her body shape very well in the years of her career. De Sousa will next be seen in the highly anticipated Darren Star drama, The Street for Fox Broadcasting. She joins Christian Campbell and Adam Goldberg on the ensemble hour-long drama revolving around New York stockbrokers.

She has not revealed a lot about her personal life to the media, but she was reportedly dating a guy named Nicholas during 2002. There has been no report of her getting married with anyone else. She has been able to keep her private life secret and she has accumulated a lot of wealth throughout her career. She has more years of her career to come and she is certainly going to increase her net worth in the coming years. 

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