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Mel Ryane is known for her work on Lords of the Deep (1989), Family of Strangers (1993) and A Christmas Romance (1994). See full bio »
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 1995 ER (TV Series)
Mrs. Reicher
- Men Plan, God Laughs (1995) ... Mrs. Reicher (as Melody Ryane)
 1994 A Christmas Romance (TV Movie)
Felicity (as Melody Ryane)
 1993 Family of Strangers (TV Movie)
Dr. Fowler (as Melody Ryane)
 1992 Split Images (TV Movie)
Patti Daniels (as Melody Ryane)
 1991 Seinfeld (TV Series)
- The Apartment (1991) ... Joanne (as Melody Ryane)
 1991 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Dr. Neiberg
- The Gods Must Be Lawyers (1991) ... Dr. Neiberg (as Melody Ryane)
 1991 Dragnet (TV Series)
Mrs. Skilley
- To Steal a Child (1991) ... Mrs. Skilley (as Melody Ryane)
 1989 Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series)
Janet Felder
- Every Dog Has His Doogie (1989) ... Janet Felder (as Melody Ryane)
 1989 Thirtysomething (TV Series)
Lamaze Teacher
- New Baby (1989) ... Lamaze Teacher (as Melody Ryane)
 1989 Lords of the Deep
Barbara (as Melody Ryane)
 1988 Houston Knights (TV Series)
- Love Hurts (1988) ... (as Melody Ryane)
 1988 Head of the Class (TV Series)
Ms. Cargill
- Love Is Debatable (1988) ... Ms. Cargill (as Melody Ryane)
 1987 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
- Slip Sliding Away (1987) ... (as Melody Ryane)
 1986 Adderly (TV Series)
Jenny Fields
- Critical Mass (1986) ... Jenny Fields (as Melody Ryane)
 1981 Threshold
Curtis Ames (as Melody Ryane)
 1980-1981 The Littlest Hobo (TV Series)
Sally Peters / Sarah
- Photo Finish (1981) ... Sally Peters (as Melody Ryane)
- Guinea Pig (1980) ... Sarah (as Melody Ryane)
 1980 The Great Detective (TV Series)
- Murder in Sepia (1980) ... (as Melody Ryane)
 1979 City on Fire
Nurse Florence Stoddard (as Melody Ryane)
 1978 For the Record (TV Series)
- Cementhead (1978) ... (as Melody Ryane)
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