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Melinda Shankar

Melinda Leanna Shankar is a Guyanese-Canadian actress best known for playing Alli Bhandari from the beginning of Season 8 in Degrassi: The Next Generation and Indira "Indie" Mehta on YTV series, 'How to be Indie.' Melinda made her starring mark in 2008 in the 8th season of Degrassi as Alli Bhandari, a confident young women in high school, which ... See full bio »
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Degrassi: The Next Generation
How to Be Indie
How to Be Indie Indie Mehta
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 2017 Filth City
 2017 Darker Than Night
 2017 Filth City (TV Series)
Monica / Moinca
- Get Your Shots (2017) ... Monica
- When in Doubt, Knock 'em Out (2017) ... Monica
- Top of the Word (2017) ... Moinca
- We're Not Dead Yet (2017) ... Monica
- I Was Not Expecting That (2017) ... Monica
 2013 Alive (TV Movie)
 2010/II Trigger
Rocker Chick #1
 2010 Harriet the Spy: Blog Wars (TV Movie)
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