Prior to “Days of Our Lives,” Rachel Melvin’s professional credits incorporate a lot of national commercials and co-starring roles on ABC’s “8 Simple Rules” and The WB’s “Jack and Bobby.” Rachel Melvin’s recent film credit includes a add in the independent film “Boo.” Rachel Melvin has been involved in numerous musical theater productions and received superior reviews at the Clear Lake Drama Festivals in Group Acting, Improv, Mime, Storytelling and Lip Sync. Rachel Melvin was also a National Finalist for the “Teen Choice Awards” representative contest and choreographed the Mountain Pointe Dance Company concerts in Arizona. Rachel Melvin is a former member of the Southwest Valley Youth Orchestra where she studied and played violin.
Fate played a hand when Rachel Melvin was deciding whether to pursue an acting career. While visiting a Phoenix casino. Rachel Melvin won a Bingo game and just enough money to cover acting classes. Rachel Melvin saw this as a sign and began to fly to Los Angeles every single weekend to study at the Scott Sedita Studios in Hollywood. Rachel Melvin even passed up a entire scholarship to Arizona State University to follow her dream.
Rachel Melvin credits Leonardo DiCaprio and Johnny Depp as her idols. “They will not do the same thing; they take on clean challenges with every role and quite showcase their talent,” Rachel Melvin said. “I also love the period pieces!” Rachel Melvin also lists Julia Roberts, Brittany Murphy and Rachel McAdams among her favorites way too.
Rachel Melvin enjoys art, specifically ceramics, drawing and scrap booking. Rachel Melvin also enjoys creative writing, swimming, rollerblading, cooking. Rachel Melvin lives in Los Angeles with her 2 dogs, Riley and Cali, a yellow lab and golden retriever. Rachel Melvin’s birthday is February 9.
|Date of Birth||9 February 1985|
|Place of Birth||Elmhurst, Illinois, USA|