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Melanie Chandra

Melanie Chandra was born on February 28, 1984 in Park Ridge, Illinois, USA as Melanie Kannokada. She is an actress and producer, known for Love, Lies and Seeta (2012), Code Black (2015) and Bicycle Bride (2010). See full bio »

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Code Black
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 -2017 Brown Nation (TV Series) (post-production)
- Farewell Papaji (2017) ... Roli (as Melanie Kannokada)
- Dhansukh Dilemma ... Roli (as Melanie Kannokada)
- Need to Fire Matt ... Roli (as Melanie Kannokada)
- The Baby Issue ... Roli (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2016 Nashville (TV Series)
Stephanie Leigh
- The Trouble with the Truth (2016) ... Stephanie Leigh
 2015 The Brink (TV Series)
- Who's Grover Cleveland? (2015) ... Fareeda (as Melanie Kannokada)
- Sticky Wicket (2015) ... Fareeda (as Melanie Kannokada)
- Tweet Tweet Tweet (2015) ... Fareeda (as Melanie Kannokada)
- Swim, Shmuley, Swim (2015) ... Fareeda (as Melanie Kannokada)
- Baghdad My Ass (2015) ... Fareeda (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2015 For Here or to Go?
Shveta (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2014 Bollywood Stripper (Short)
Panchgula (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2014 NCIS: Los Angeles (TV Series)
- Allegiance (2014) ... Ayesha (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2014 A New Man (Short)
Attractive Young Mom (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2013 D for Dopidi
Shalini (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2012 Love, Lies and Seeta
Seeta McKinsey (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2012 Parenthood (TV Series)
Kirsten Matai
- Politics (2012) ... Kirsten Matai (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2012 Brownies (TV Series short)
- Episode #1.1 (2012) ... Sana (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2011 Safiya's Story (Video short)
Safiya (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2011 The Nine Lives of Chloe King (TV Series)
Nikki Amaral
- Girls Night Out (2011) ... Nikki Amaral (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2011 Rules of Engagement (TV Series)
- The Set Up (2011) ... Simran (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2011 Son of Morning
TV Spectator (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2010 A Holiday Greeting from FourLoko (Short)
Diane (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2010 Bicycle Bride
Beena (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2010 Sex and the City 2
Flight Attendant (uncredited)
 2010 How to Make It in America (TV Series)
Hot Hipster Girl (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2010 In the Qube (TV Series)
- Episode #1.17 (2010) ... (as Melanie Kannokada)
- Episode #1.16 (2010) ... (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2009 Nice Brothers (TV Series)
- Nice Brothers in Bollywood (2009) ... Dancer (as Melanie Kannokada)
 2008 The Daily Show (TV Series)
Bollywood Girl
- Ron Howard (2008) ... Bollywood Girl (as Melanie Kannokada)
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Melanie Kannokada


5' 6" (1.68 m)

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