Melanie Gayle

  • Actor
    Female / London
  • Ethnicity
    Black - Other
    Age Range
    31 - 41
    Height
    5' 8" (1m 75cm)
    Weight
    12st. 8lb (80kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Medium
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  • Agent

    Agent
    Melanie Gayle Talent
    Contact
    07958319339
    Website
    www.melaniegayletalent.com

    Links

    Personal Website
    www.melaniegayle.co.uk
    IMDB
    IMDB
    Twitter
    @MelanieTGayle
    LinkedIn
    @mtguk
    Spotlight Member
    yes

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2018Melanie Gayle was a terrific addition to the cast. Her acting, character work and overall professionalism was brilliant.
Paul Laight - Writer/Director Fix Films
mtguk3.wixsite.com
2018I would highly recommend Melanie, she's very professional in her work. She takes direction very well, easy going, adds inputs
Amer Idris
starnow.co.uk
2017Melanie Gayle gave a strong portrayal of Desiree,
Ben Noble
spbx.co.uk
2017Olufamba brilliantly played by Melanie Gayle,
Mark Savage
theopendoorsite.wordpress.com
2017Melanie Gayle gives a great comic turn as the side-lined Olufamba.
Carmel Shortall
camdenvoyeur.wordpress.com
2016Melanie is punctual, flexible and highly professional in receiving and interpreting direction.
Harvey Case - Director
starnow.co.uk
2016Melanie memorised her part entirely, she is one of those actresses that will probably only need a take or two.
Ilie Zubrasco
starnow.co.uk

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020DESTINY (Mum)
Film
Fading
Anthony Vander
Distortion Entertainment
2019 - 2020PA/Mum
Film (Short)
All in the Hips
Connor, Newson Films
MYM/FULLY FOCUSED
2019 - 2020Julia (Agency Head)
Corporate
WPP Training Films
Morgan
Hogarth Worldwide
2019 - 2020Mum
Film (Short)
Posledice
Alex Berry
Casual Films
2019 - 2020Ms.Bolaji (Lead)
Film
FAIR TRADE
Leon Oldstrong
Solaris Media
2020Pam Brooke
Voiceover
Surveilled
James Smith
Raya Films
2020Mum
Voiceover
PendingCinema2Cinema
2020Sheila (co-star)
Web-Series
Having a Field DayFelmTv
2020Maggie Robertson (Manager)
Corporate
PWC - Coaching, Supervision & ReviewCasual Films
2020Chief Technical Officer
Film (Short)
Sliced BreadGulliver Moore
2019Multiroles-Sister Mary (Nun), PA, Fortune Teller, Nun, Barmaid
TV
Get Pulped Twisted Guide to Life
Rachel WD & Will Nott
Peninsula Films
2019Police Officer
Film
SAMPAH
Ethosheia Hylton
Eclectica Films Production
2019Shirley (Manager)
Corporate
Pippa's CallScott Bradbury
2019Sally the Desk Champion
Corporate
Workplace WellbeingScott Bradbury
2019Business Owner
Corporate
Diversity FilmIssue 6ix
2019Mum
Commercial
Dentyl CommercialBlack Fish Tank Ltd
2019Adjoa Fida (Mum)
Film
Dreams and Fears
Riccardo Bramwell
Invesona Films
2016 - 2019Sam-Wife (Lead)
Film (Feature)
90 Minutes
Simon Baker
El Capitan Ltd / Kaleidoscope Home Entertainment
2016 - 2019Dolores (Talent Agent)
Film (Feature)
Three Acts
Tom Sands
Substantial Films
2019Suprised Mum (Lead)
Commercial
Smirnoff Vodka - Mother's Day CampaignLad Bible
2019Reviewer/Testimonial
Commercial
Sleepeezee / Mattress Next Day
Carlton Walls
Wagon Films
2019Model/Hand Model
Still Photos
Cancer Research UK Fundraiser campaignCancer Research UK
2019News Anchor (Lead)
Corporate
HRA Competition Law (Internal Film)
Charlotte Espley
Media Zoo
2019Training Video Presenter
Corporate
Care VideosAgylia
2019Aunt Ava/Mum
Film
At Play
Quason Matthews
Liberty Mount Ltd
2019Teacher (Lead)
Film
SLUT/LUST
Alex Webster
Fully Focused
London
2019Police Officer (LEAD)
Music Video
CADET / The Feds
Simon Aukes
ADTV FILMS
London
2018 - 2019Dee Davis (Lead)
Film (Short)
The Conversation
Peter Lowe
Menace Films Ltd
2018 - 2019Temi Phillips (Mum)
Web-Series
Off the Ball - Ep.3 Set Play
Ben Kent
Fidget Films
2017 - 2019Amanda Posey (Lead)
Film (Short)
The Friendship Experience
Ben Brundell
Downbound Films
London
2018Charlie (Lead) Team Leader
Corporate
5 Ways to Kill an Idea (Nationwide Building Societyinternal film)
Paul Richardson
Karina and Box
Nationwide HQ, Swindon
2018Mum (Lead)
Commercial
Anglian Home - (TV, social media & print campaign)
Leif Johnson
McCANN
2018Gifter - Hand Model
Commercial
TJ Maxx, Marshalls Home Goods - Holiday Campaign
Thomas Thomas Films - Benji
McCann-Erikson USA
2018Mum (Lead)
Web-Series
Mumsnet Comedy web series
Josh Bloom
MumsNet
London
2018Valentine Ford 'Val' (Lead)
Film (Short)
Misdirection
Paul Laight
Fix Films
2018Monica - American Business Woman
Film (Feature)
Assembly Required
Dore & Dante Harbridge Robinson
Hearthsaga
2018Tribunal Head
Still Photos
Interactive CourtroomSolicitors Disciplinary Tribunal
2018Detective Sgt Laurenz (Lead)
TV
Oga Detective Series
Francis Uwadi
Uwadi Ltd
2018Dr Melissa Jackson - Scientist (Lead)
Film (Short)
Don't Trust Me
Paul Laight
Fix Films
2018Panelist & Team Captain
TV
Wild Wild Web (panel show)
Alex Webster
Big Deal Films / Together TV
London
2018Georgina
Film (Student)
Get Out (Scene Remake)Bournemouth Media School
2018Ruth (Mum)
Film (Short)
Strings
Rihanne Burnett
Explicit Pictures
2018Olivia Campbell - Mum/Nurse
Film (Short)
Left BehindLeft Behind Movie
2015 - 2017News Reader
Film (Feature)
Butterfly Kisses
Raphael Kapelinski
Blue Shadow Films
2017Emily - Business Woman/Manager (Lead)
Corporate
The Future of Work - Swiss Re
Filmed in Bratislava & Cologne
Longtail Media GmbH
Bratislava & Cologne
2017Nina - Client
Corporate
Branching Independence (PWC)
Douglas Ray
FutureNow Digital
2017Teacher (Lead)
Corporate
NASUWT Pregnancy in Teachers
Nick Ward
Neontetra Films
2017Lisa Dunbar (Lead) - Estate Agent
Film (Short)
Flatmates
Paul Laight
Fix Films
London
2017Court Solicitor
Still Photos
Interactive CourtroomSolicitors Disciplinary Tribunal
2017Nurse
Film (Short)
Behind the Door - Jola's Story
Michael Adeyeye
Behind the Door
London
2017PresenterBlack Women’s ConferenceAnanse Arts
University College London
2017Host
Presenter
Song for Jamaica - FINALUK Unsigned - Saba - Jamaicans Inspired
Tabernacle
2017Host
Presenter
London Short FilmWww.londonshortfilm.com
Soho
2017Olufamba - Fashion Designer
Theatre
Britains Got Fashion
Velenzia Spearpoint
Get Over It Productions
The Cockpit Theatre
2017Shelly (Beautician)
TV
Vlog Stars
Corry Raymond
Wild Street Productions
Urban Beach Salon & YouTube Space London
2017Fortune Teller
Film (Short)
PsychicRavensbourne College of Design and Communication
2017Keshia
TV
Casting DirectorsDistortion Entertainment
2017Girlfriend
Commercial
Theatre Trailer
Rory Gibson
Goldsmiths
2015 - 2017Presenter - Hosting as "Missy Elliott"
Presenter
Videoke LondonVideoke
Phoenix London
2016Mum
TV
Brothers in Suits
Monet Morgan
aMonetVision
2016Alma
Corporate
Maternity ActionNeontetra Films
2016Big Mama
Film (Feature)
Gangsters Gamblers Geezers
Peter Peralta
Jaffa Films
2016Nun (Lead)
Film (Short)
A Tear From a Stranger
Al Ameen Raif
Alaviator
2016Las Vegas Police
Film (Feature)
Jason Bourne
Paul Greengrass
Casting Collective
2016Assistant
Film (Short)
I Had To
Al Ameen Raif
Alaviator
2016Stella - Estate Agent
Film (Short)
This One Family
Harvey Case
NTY Productions
2016Henna (hippy chick)
TV
Age of Limbo (AOL)
Andrae Alexzander
Byond Collective
2016Jamaica - Stunt Fighter (Lead)
Film (Short)
Down to One previously Where Eagles Dare Not Perch
Eric Schachter
East Indie Film Company
2016TV Presenter
Film (Student)
The Greedy Pig ShowLondon College of Communication
2016Jackie
Voiceover
Broken in TwoPodium.me
2015 - 2016Presenter / Host
Presenter
Nottinghill CarnivalBlack Metro Sounds
Notting Hill
2015Michelle - Mum (Lead)
Film (Short)
Lost in Mozart
Ilie Zubascu
Londelin Films
London
2015Red Carpet Presenter & Host
Presenter
Exceptionelle Hair & Fashion ShowExceptionelle Hair
VUK CLUB
2014 - 2015Presenter/Host
Presenter
Sound Movement LiveNVEAM
Paradise Bar & Fumanchu
2014 - 2015PresenterUK Unsigned Talent Quest
John Downie
SABA
Various in London
2015Special Guest (Live Show)
TV
1 Heart Live1HeartTV/OHTV Sky Channel 199
London
2015Guest Comedian/Panelist
TV
A Whole Heap of Chat1HeartTV/OH TV Sky Channel 199
2015Evil/Mean Dragon
Online / Digital
Dragon's Den Spoof/Hidden Camera ShowM Media
2015Gayle Winds - First Minister
TV
The Funny Side of Politics OHTV Sky Channel 199
2015Desiree/Eve/Choir (Lead)
Theatre
Sin & Salvation - Musical Comedy
Mark Brailsord, Mark Crosland (MD)
Meat & Three Veg/The Heather Brothers
Rialto Theatre, Brighton
2015Vlogger
TV
World's Most TalentedRenegade Productions - Watch TV
Watch TV
2015Rebel Leader
Film (Short)
The Riot BoxULA
2015Prime Minister of Great Britain
Film (Student)
Apocalypse
Xuege Cai
London College of Communication
2015Bank Customer
Commercial
Natwest/RBS - Fairer Banking campaignSilverfish Media
2014 - 2015Freelance Presenter - Live show - 1hr
Presenter
That's WazzupFusionPlusTV.com
2014Kitty (Lead)
Film (Short)
The Package
Joe Connerly
The Metropolitan Film School
Ealing Film Studios
2014Linda (Mum)
Film (Feature)
Bully Me Dead
Cher Perkins
IProductions
2014Mel (Landlord's daughter)
TV
The Tenants
Junior Hart
Collywood Productions
2014Myself/Driver
Commercial
BMWi3 Viral/AdBears Calling
2013 - 2014PresenterThe Real Thing
Tony Hindhaugh
TTA.TV
Pinewood Studios
2013Tiffany
Online / Digital
Persona
Sam Masud
App Media
Aspers Casino
2013Karen - Trey Jones/Geoffrey's Mum
Film (Short)
The Rap Killer
Peter Lowe
Menace Films
2013Female Anchor/Presenter
Presenter
Sports News Africa - PilotTouchsky Media
2012Featured role
Commercial
Commercial - mycheating.com
Richard Golbourne
Feering Productions
Stevenage
2012Business Woman
Commercial
Help My CausePlutonium
2012Shopper at flower stall
Commercial
Sun Newspaper "Get Involved"News International
Hatfield - Herts
2012Featured Role
Commercial
Sky IdentSky TV
Dukes Island Studios
2012Actress
Film (Short)
Black Book
Pamela Nomvete
Foughtnight
2012Featured African dancer
Music Video
Summer Camp / Losing my Mind
Ollie Evans
Partizan
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    1992Drama, dance and singingBarara Speake Stage School

    Additional Information

    I am also a Singer/Songwriter & Rapper known as MTG aka CaraMel G. I have released my own albums/mixtapes and filmed music videos for my tracks. I have over 10 years studio/recording experience. Toured with Mad Professor in Europe doing backing vocals and solo performances. I have worked with various artists & producers in the UK, US, France, Switzerland & Iceland.

    About me

    Melanie Gayle - Award Winning Actress/Comedian/Host. Diversity in Media Awards "Actor of The Year" Nominee 2018. BEFFTA Awards Best Comedian 2016 & 2015.

    Professional, hardworking, energetic, funny & multi talented, are words regularly used to describe Melanie Gayle. Born & raised in London, Mel attended the Barbara Speake Stage School & started her career as a singer/rapper known as CaraMel G. In 2014 Mel started doing stand up comedy, and made it to the Edinburgh Festival in the semi-final of Funny Women Comedy Contest. The following year she was recognised by the BEFFTA AWARDS & won Best Comedian 2015, & then Best Female Comedian in 2016. Around the same time Mel revisited acting and secured roles in various short/feature films, corporate. theatre productions & the Award winning feature film Butterfly Kisses, Directed by Rafael Kapelinski, which won the Crystal Bear at Berlinale 2017.

    2018 is looking exciting already, with roles secured in Feature Films & a new TV Detective Series (pilot). Look our for Mel in feature film "90 minutes" by Award winning Director Simon Baker. Which will be released early in 2018 (Vertigo Films).

    Hosting credits in central London include, the London Short Film Networking events, Kush Film Boutique screenings & Videoke where she hosts as her doppelganger Missy Elliott. Mel also performs stand up comedy sets up to 30 minutes in London & regionally.

    #BAME #Actor #comedy #Actress #comedian #host #Presenter #blogger #Voiceover #Artist #singer #entertainer #lookalike

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • Black
    Accents (International)
    • West-Indian
    • Jamaican
    • Patois
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Film (Professional)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Presenting
    • TV
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Improvisation
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Online
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • London
    • South London
    Accents (North American)
    • New York City
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballet
    • Hip-Hop
    • Jazz
    • Tap
    Hair Length
    • Shoulder Length
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    • Baritone
    • Falsetto
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Stage Combat Skills
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Advanced
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Tough
    • Wholesome