Melanie Iglesias is an American actress, singer-songwriter, model, social media star, and TV personality. Famous for her performances in TV series like Guy Code n the Guy Code spin off, Guy Court.and Girl Code, the young actress has also appeared in shows like Orange Is The New Black and Dead House.
Occupation Model, actress, TV personality
Years active 2010–present
Born June 18, 1987, age 35 years old and 3 months, Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Sun Sign Gemini
Hair Color Dark brown
Eye Color Dark brown
Height 5’6 / 1.69 m
Measurements 35-23-34 in / 84-64-86 cm
Bra size 36C (US) / 80C (EU)
Her movie successes include The Keys Of Christmas and Abnormal Attraction. As if that wasn’t enough, the young star has amassed a huge following on Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube, through her posts, vlogs, and lifestyle updates. She is also known for her comic sense and has made her foray into stand-up comedy. The star power of this young actress can also be seen from the fact that she has been featured in international magazines like, Maxim USA, World’s Most Beautiful, and Vibe Magazine. Aspiring to be a singer-songwriter, Melanie has also recently debuted her single Tell ‘Em which has been received extremely well by her fans.
In 2010, Iglesias was voted Maxim‘s Hometown Hotties winner, and in 2011 Maxim placed her on their annual list for the world’s most beautiful women, the “Maxim Hot 100”. She was also featured on a special edition cover of Maxim USA, which was on stands for three consecutive months. She was number 87 on FHM 100 Sexiest of 2015.
In 2011, she was featured in the premiere issue of World’s Most Beautiful, a 3D magazine photographed by celebrity photographer Nick Saglimbeni. She won the number two slot in Vibe Magazine‘s 30 Sexiest Celebrities Under 30.
Iglesias at the set of MTV’s Guy Court in 2013, where she plays the bailiff.
Iglesias appeared as the Royal Flush Girl in 265 episodes of the World Poker Tour. She has appeared as herself on all three seasons of Guy Code, and was then cast in a spin-off show called Girl Code which airs on MTV every Thursday. She is also starring in yet another Guy Code spin off, Guy Court as the bailiff. She also starred in her first feature film, released in March 2018, Abnormal Attraction.
Career & Fame
With the aspired to become from a young age. She started modeling and was a contestant in the season 13 of the hit reality show America’s Next Top Model. But the journey ended unexpectedly for her as she was booted off the show. She later revealed that host Tyra Banks incorrectly thought Melanie was more focused on music than modeling. She also explained that she didn’t “bring it” to the show because she was stressed and had jokingly made the statement that she would become more excited by a hot dog. This led to her exit from the show.
Unfazed by the disappointment, she started focusing on modeling. In 2010, Melanie Iglesias was voted the Maxim Hometown Hotties winner. The next year she was listed by ‘Maxim’ in their list of world’s most beautiful women, the Maxim Hot 100. She followed that up by being featured on the cover of Maxim USA, which remained on stands for three straight months. Her career took off after this and there was no stopping her after that.
She was next seen on TV in the series Guy Code (2011 – 2012). The same year in 2011, she was also photographed for the premier issue of celebrity photographer Nick Saglimbeni’s 3D magazine, World’s Most Beautiful. Melanie also appeared as herself in the documentary WMB 3D World’s Most Beautiful (2011 – 2013). She was also listed at number two, in Vibe Magazine’s 30 Sexiest Celebrities Under 30.
Iglesias continued appearing on TV in shows like Girl Code and Guy Court in 2013. The young actress achieved even more success by becoming the host of Off the Bat from the MLB Fan Cave and appearing on popular shows like Snack Off in 2014. She was even seen as a Guest DJ on the Emmy Award’ winning talk-show Ellen The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
2014 continued being a massive year for Melanie, who was cast in shows like Tosh.O, Noches con Platanito and was seen in the TV documentary The Making of SlickforceGirl (2014 – 2017).
As her popularity continued to grow, Melanie Iglesias found herself getting more and more acting jobs. In 2016, she was cast in the YouTube musical The Keys of Christmas.
In 2017, she was cast as Sparrow in the TV series Roomiess. The same year she also landed the recurring role of Tiffani in the series Dead House. She received critical acclaim for her performance. Iglesias continued pursuing modeling simultaneously and started gaining major traction on her social media accounts.
Her Instagram page, which features her latest updates, fashion & style trends, and modeling photos, has since gained a massive following of more than 1.2 million followers.
Consequently, she has more recently lent her acting skills to popular TV series Orange Is The New Black and the movie Abnormal Attraction in 2018.
Additionally, realizing her longtime singing goals, she debuted her new song Tell Em on October 12, 2018. It has become hugely popular.
She also posts vlogs and skits on her YouTube channel, and her flipbook videos are extremely popular.
She started her modeling career in car magazines such as Import Tuner.
She was the winner of Maxim’s Hometown Hotties in 2010 and has more than 1.3 million followers on Instagram.
She was raised in New York by a single father. She’s dated reality star Vinny Guadagnino.