Melinda Shankar


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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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How to Be Indie Indie Mehta
(2009-2011)
Filth City Monica / Moinca
(2017)
(2010)

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 2020 Survival Smarts (Short)
Mindy
 2020 The Wedding Planners (TV Series)
Izzy
 2019 True Dating Stories (TV Series)
Detective Banks
- Steph (2019) ... Detective Banks
 2018/III Blink (Short)
Carrie
 2018 Christmas with a Prince (TV Movie)
Bella
 2018 Blindsided
Mika
 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
 2017 Christmas Wedding Planner (TV Movie)
Jealous Bridesmaid
 2017 Slasher (TV Series)
Talvinder
- Between Good and Evil (2017) ... Talvinder
- The Past Is Never Dead (2017) ... Talvinder
- Dawn of the Dead (2017) ... Talvinder
- Drone (2017) ... Talvinder
- Out of the Frying Pan (2017) ... Talvinder
 2017 Mooom (TV Series)
Kylie
 2017 Filth City
Monica
 2008-2015 Degrassi: The Next Generation (TV Series)
Alli Bhandari
- Finally: Part 2 (2015) ... Alli Bhandari
- Finally: Part 1 (2015) ... Alli Bhandari
- The Kids Aren't Alright: Part 1 (2015) ... Alli Bhandari
- Teen Age Riot (2015) ... Alli Bhandari
- I Wanna Be Adored (2015) ... Alli Bhandari
 2013 Alive (TV Movie)
Kaitlyn
 2011 Degrassi: Minis (TV Series short)
Alli Bhandari
- The Power Play Part Four (2011) ... Alli Bhandari
- The Power Play Part Three (2011) ... Alli Bhandari
- The Power Play Part Two (2011) ... Alli Bhandari
- The Power Play Part One (2011) ... Alli Bhandari
 2009-2011 How to Be Indie (TV Series)
Indie Mehta
- How to Update Your Status (2011) ... Indie Mehta
- How to Make the Perfect Moment (2011) ... Indie Mehta
- How to Get Smooched (2011) ... Indie Mehta
- How to Have a Movie Magic Vacation (2011) ... Indie Mehta
- How to Clean Up at Stand Up (2011) ... Indie Mehta
 2010 Festival of Lights
Reshma
 2010/II Trigger
Rocker Chick #1
 2010 Degrassi Takes Manhattan (TV Movie)
Alli Bhandari
 2010 Harriet the Spy: Blog Wars (TV Movie)
Janie
 2009 Degrassi Goes Hollywood (TV Movie)
Alli Bhandari
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Height:

5' (1.52 m)
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Melinda took Scott Paterson (Johnny DiMarco) to her prom. See more »

Nickname:

Mindy

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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