Melissa Boloña is an American actress and model, known for starring in the films, Acts of Violence, The Hurricane Heist, Malicious, and Dog Eat Dog.
Date of birth
She was born on 28 December 1989.
She grew up in New Jersey and Lima, Peru. Her father is Peruvian and she is also of German, Cuban and Ukrainian heritage.
Education & Early life
Boloña went into acting at the age of twelve. Her mother took her to acting classes when she was young, but she took a hiatus in order to focus on her education. Boloña began taking acting more seriously while studying international marketing in Paris, enrolling in acting classes which she continued while studying for her degree. Upon graduation, she began pursuing acting as a profession. She also studied at The American Business School in Paris.
She hasn't shared information regarding her love life yet.
Not yet established.
Boloña's acting debut was in the movies of the week Grace of God and The Saint. In the summer of 2015 she had her feature film debut as the supporting female lead in the theatrical release of In Stereo.
She has continued her acting career regularly appearing in films since, most recently as Lisa in The Final Wish.
Boloña has modeled for numerous magazines. She became a model for Beach Bunny Swimwear in 2013 after beating out 20,000 others in a model search.
She appeared in campaigns for the brand which were shot alongside Irina Shayk. She has appeared on numerous magazine covers.
Melissa's philanthropic work began in her youth and her efforts have grown exponentially in scale since. In 2013, she became the charity ambassador for Gents, raising money for the James Blake Foundation. For the past three years, she has supported Sean Penn's J/P Haitian Relief Organization, and helped raise money for the Clinton Foundation. In 2015 The New York Observer recognized Melissa as a leading young philanthropist. She also supports the Algemiener News, ASPCA, AmFar, CAA Foundation and Stylight (Purple Day). Melissa was also a guest blogger for Vanity Fair and was featured in the Vanity Fair Hollywood edition as "Who's that Girl?." She also writes Fashion Blogs for Bella Magazine.
|Born||28th December, 1989|
|Home City||Greenwich, Connecticut, U.S.A|