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Melanie James

Actor, Model

Nevada, United States
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Physical Details

172 cm / 5ft 8in
White / Caucasian
55 kg / 121 lbs
Skin color:
88 cm / 35 in
Eye color:
63 cm / 25in
Hair color:
91 cm / 36in
Hair length:
Dress Size:
0 - 2
Hair type:


  • Southern Nevada Health District : Health Card/Food Handler
  • TAM/Nevada Techniques of Alcohol Management : TAM Card/Certified Seller/Server
  • Rachels Model Management : Advanced Modeling
  • Rachels Model Management & Training : Acting for Film
  • TVPro Gobal (Adelaide Location) : TV Presenting
  • TVI's Studios LA (Sydney Location) : Audition Techniques
  • TVI's Studios LA (Sydney Location) : Comedy
  • Rachels Model Management & Training : Auditioning for Film
  • New York Film Academy & Rachels : Acting for Film
  • PADI : Advanced Open Water Diver
  • New York Film Academy : Acting for Film


Acting experience

Previous paid speaking roles

  • English

  • Australian
  • USA California

Bud Light Spec Com - Principal
Fright Night – Featured Extra with Colin Farrel (filming) New Mexico
Smirnoff – TVC Extra (Las Vegas)
Boral Paving – Tv Commercial - Australia
‘Korean Peninsula’ aka Hanbando – Movie Extra (Paparazzi) Sth. Korea. Dir. Woo-Suk Kang - Korea.
Asiana Airlines - TVC Extra & child actor manager - Korea.
McLeods Daughters - Body Double (Simmone Jade McKinnon) Season 7 (4 episodes) with Aaron Jeffrey from X-Men Origins - Australia.
Deck Dogs - Film Extra - Australia
Cock the band - Videoclip extra – Australia
Time machine - Feature - Korea
Samsung - Cell Phone TVC Feature - Korea
Samsung - Cell Phone TVC Extra - Korea
Korean Hair Salon TVC Feature.
Korea TVC for Korean Air

Tabgrip TVC – Principal Host for TVC
Streetstrider – Phatboyriding news appearance Ch. 8 (14th Sep 2010)
Hottest Girl in America – Mantra Films (Aired June3rd 2010 HD Network)
BeautyVT Style Yourself filming – USA NV
Birds Down Under (Teaser) Principal Host - USA
S&E – Short interview at Carnevalle event – USA, NV
MTV –Feature Interview (Mind Body and Soul) - Australia
TV Total - Short Feature Interview as Miss Australia - Germany

The Bank/Bellagio – Red Carpet Showgirl
Mix/The Hotel – Red Carpet Showgirl USA, NV
Playboy Club – Red Carpet Model USA, NV
Top Rank (on HBO) – Ring Girl USA, NV
Epicurean Affair at Palazzo – Bodypaint Model
Sin City Kitty after Magic Party – Host USA, NV
Fight Club @ Hard Rock Hotel – Ring Girl USA, NV
Midlothian Country Club Golf Event – Cabana Candy Rep. (Chicago, IL)
JCK Magazine – JCK Girl for magazine relaunch
Wasted Space @ Hard Rock Hotel – Cabana Candy Rep USA, NV
Rehab @ Hard Rock Hotel– Cabana Candy Rep. USA, NV


Modeling experience

Full-time model - paid commercial work

Modeling agent

Best Agency

RiotRacing – Print Campaign
Palazzo (Del Toro) – In house restaurant advertising.
Palazzo (Celebrity Cars LV) – Print Campaign
Hot Rod Calendar (2011)
Palazzo (Lagasse Stadium) – Print Campaign USA, NV
Girls Gone Wild Magazine Feature Shoot – USA (June 2010)
Golden Gate Casino – Print Campaign USA, NV
‘Roaring Lion’ National Australian Campaign Shoot with Wayne Daniels.
D & T Exhaust Calendar 2010
Bartercard Miss Indy Calendar 2010 (November)
Budweiser – National Australian Print Campaign. - Retail Posters.
Inside Sport Magazine -Australia
Boral Paving – Print Catalogue – Australia
Ralph Magazine – Print Feature
Anchic - Online Catalog (Winterwear) - Korea
Slazenger - Catalog (Sportswear & Equipment) - Korea
Christian Dior (Spring/Summer) Feature - Korea
Petrous - Living & Leisure Collection Catalog - Korea
Bridal Magazine - Korea
V8 Brutes Magazine – Australia
Ralph Magazine – Hottest 100 babes in Australia (No. 10)
GlitzGirls Accessories - Catalogue, Advertising, Promotions and Internet.
Bump & Grind Club - Promotional Brochure

Star Costume – Halloween Fashion Show
Haute Chicks – Lavo Fashion Show
Italy Hairfashion – Body English (Sept 2010)
Oribe – Backstage Las Vegas (Palms Casino)
Eva Mann LA Designer –Private showing to clients – USA NV
Interflora - Flora accessories - Australia
LaPerla - Lingerie In store - Korea
Roberto Cavalli - Glasses - Australia
Miss Gladys Sim Choon/Tiger Lily – Clothes & Bikinis - Australia.
Ripcurl/Quicksilver - Bikinis - Australia

Wet Republic Hot 100 Finalist
'Miss Australia' for Miss World Bikini Model International/Miss European Tourism Beauty 2008/09 (Europe)
Miss Sexy Look World Bikini 2008/09
Miss Disaronno Malta 2008/09
2nd Runner Up ‘Queen of the World 2008’ as ‘Miss Australia’ in Europe
2nd Runner Up ‘Miss Indy AUSTRALIA’ 2007/08
1st ‘Miss Indy’ Sth. Australian Finalist 2007
2nd Runner Up ‘Best Model Australia’ State Final 2007
1st ‘Inside Sport’ Australian Finalist 2007
Loreal - Face that Stops the Nation state finalist 2006

TV & Reality

BeautyVT Style Yourself filming - USA NV
MTV – Interview (Mind Body and Soul) - Australia
TV Total - Short Interview as Miss Australia - Germany


SEMA - DriveNTalk
Interbike/Felt bikes - Model
Just Love Clothing Line – Off Price (Las Vegas)
JCK Magazine - Mandalay Bay (Las Vegas)
DriveNtalk– CTIA 2010 (Las Vegas) Ongoing
Tripwire – RSA (San Francisco)
MAGIC – Bearpaw Shoes and Clothing (Las Vegas)
World Shoes + Accessories (WSA) - Aetrex (Las Vegas)
Unified Wine & Grape Symposium - RapidFil (Sacramento) Ongoing
Fancy Food Show - Mevgal (San Francisco)
CES - (Las Vegas)

MacNeil Automotive – SEMA launch party
Blush – Vampire Greeter/atmosphere
Dragon Rigde – Golf Tournament
Cuervo Games – Roadrunner & Coyote Ugly
Foundation Room – James Bond Girl
US Foodservice – Nevada Tavers Owners Association Event
Octoberfest – Silverton Casino in house promotions
1800 Radiator – Atmosphere Model – Atmosphere Model @Poker Tournement
Heiniken – Atmospeher Model @ Surrender
Rio Secco Golf Course – Model/Caddy (Las Vegas) – LUXOR (Las Vegas) – PALMS (Las Vegas)
Camarena – Pool Promotions ongoing
Mikes Hard Lemonade – Pool Promotions – Bodogbomb event promotions (Las Vegas)
GoGo Dancer – Crown Theatre (Las Vegas)
Rehab (Hard Rock Hotel) – Cabana Candy (Las Vegas)
Wasted Space (Hard Rock Hotel) – Cabana Candy (Las Vegas)
Rusk – Comopolitan Bikini Bash (Las Vegas)
Lees Discount Liquor Beer Fest (Las Vegas)
DoesXX – Alcohol Promotion (Las Vegas) Ongoing – PALMS (Las Vegas)

Various Tradeshow/Promotions/events prior to moving to USA
Audi, Jaguar, Barbie (Mattel), Chance of a Lifetime - On Track Promotions, Stargate Trade Show, Adelaide International Raceway – Synergy Motors, Samsung Trade Show (2005 Korea, 2007 Australia), Coopers- Promotions for Budweiser and Michelob Ultra/tastings/Racing Carnivals, Worksmart Equipment, Genie Industries, Kawasaki - Victor Motorcycles, Kawasaki Challenge proceeds to W & C Hospital, Imperial Tobacco (Sneaky Sound System & LAX Fashion Show After Party), Thoroughbred racing/Trackside – IRA Marketing, Tooheys New, Golf Day (Diagio – SLATE), SkyCity Adelaide (Rugby After Party), Lindt (Chocolates), WrapAway - New Store Opening Promotions x 2, ICE - (Sprint Auto Parts) Turtle Wax - Adelaide Motor Show, Coopers - Police & Fire Games, Emma Hack (Body Artist) Localised CD Launch, Jagermeister.

Cabana Candy (Various Pools)
International Whiskey Experience – Assistant Host
West End - SANFL Presidents Luncheon – 1 of 2 Hosts

Coopers – ‘Make a Wish’ Foundation Golf Day Promotion
Multiple Scorossis Charity Dinner Host
Variety Club/Maginues McDermot Foundation Golf Day Promotion

TAM Card
Health Card
Rachels Model Management & Training : Acting for Film (Various), Adelaide, Aus
TVPro Gobal (Adelaide Location) : TV Presenting (Sharon Lynne), Adelaide, Aus
TVI's Studios LA (Sydney Location) : Audition Techniques (Orly Sitowitz), Sydney, Aus
TVI's Studios LA (Sydney Location) : Comedy (Nick Anderson), Sydney, Aus
Rachels Model Management & Training : Auditioning for Film (Jamie Harding), Adelaide, Aus
PADI : Advanced Open Water Diver, Sabtang Island, Philippines
New York Film Academy : Acting for Film, New York, USA

EXTRA: Sports: Indoor Rockclimbing, Snow Boarding, Scuba Diving, Snorkel, Ice Skating, Ice Hockey, Inline Hockey, Rollerblade, Rollerskate, Bicycle, Whitewater rafting, Kayaking & Squash

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