Melvin Lima

  • Actor
    Male / New York
  • Ethnicity
    Latino/Hispanic
    Age Range
    35 - 41
    Height
    6' 1" (1m 85cm)
    Weight
    180lb (82kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Medium
  • Agent

    Agent
    Take 3 Talent

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019Police Officer
Television / TV
POWEREncore / Starz
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    20132 Year Meisner Conservatory ProgramWilliam Esper Studio

    Additional Skills

    Voiceover Artist

    Writer

    Producer

    Additional Information

    About me

    From my website:

    MELVIN LIMA is a Cuban-American actor, writer, and producer living in NYC.

    HIS PROFESSIONAL ACTING CAREER BEGAN IN HIS HOMETOWN OF MIAMI WORKING IN COMMERCIALS. AFTER BOOKING TWO NATIONAL SPOTS (VW, KFC) IN 2011 HE MOVED TO NEW YORK AND BEGAN TRAINING AT THE WILLIAM ESPER STUDIO UNDER THE GUIDANCE OF THE ILLUSTRIOUS TERRY KNICKERBOCKER.

    IN THE SUMMER OF 2013 MELVIN HAD HIS FIRST BIG-SCREEN APPEARANCE IN THE FEATURE FILM TIO PAPI, WHICH WAS DIRECTED BY LONG-TIME FRIEND AND COLLABORATOR FRO ROJAS. AFTER YEARS OF TRAINING AT VARIOUS NYC STUDIOS (MAGGIE FLANIGAN, ANTHONY ABESON, TK STUDIOS) MELVIN BEGAN WORKING ON INDEPENDENT FILMS AND OFF-BROADWAY PLAYS (THE MORNING AFTER, THE NATURE ROOM).

    IN 2018 MELVIN MADE HIS NETWORK TELEVISION DEBUT, APPEARING IN POWER, THE BLACKLIST, NEW AMSTERDAM, BULL AND TELL ME A STORY.

    HE CONTINUES TO TRAIN AND AUDITION IN NEW YORK.

    Acting experience

    I have appeared on primetime, network television shows, independent films, and national advertising campaigns. Please visit www.melvinlima.com or imdb.me/melvinlima to see a detailed list.

  • Skills

    Accents (International)
    • Latin American
    • Spanish
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Drama
    • Festival
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Motion Capture
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    • Web-Series
    Languages Spoken
    • Spanish
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Skin Colour
    • Tanned
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Basic
    Native accent
    • American - Standard
    Character Types
    • Athletic
    • Free-spirited
    • Geeky
    • Intellectual
    • Mischievous
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Scruffy
    • Sexy
    • Tough
    • Villainous
    • Wholesome
    Work Permit/Residency Status
    • I am a US citizen or Resident Alien.
    Athletics
    • Billiards/Pool Playing
    • Bowling
    • Football
    • Frisbee
    • Running
    Union Status
    • SAG-AFTRA (US)
    Additional Skills
    • Actor
    • Model
    Interested in
    • Acting Auditions
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Documentary
    • Experimental
    • Extra/Background Artist
    • Festivals
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Improvisation
    • Modelling
    • Online
    • Presenting
    • Recording
    • Stand Up Comedy
    • Theatre (Immersive)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Union jobs
    • Voice Over
    • Web-Series
    • Webseries/Internet
    Accents (North American)
    • New York City
    • Standard American
    Organisation Memberships
    • SAG (US)
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Driving Licences
    • Standard