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Melanie Rose Papalia (born July 11, 1984) is a Canadian actress. She is known for her role as Dana in American Pie Presents: The Book of Love, as well as for her roles in films such as Postal (2007), and Frankie and Alice (2010) for which she was nominated for a Golden Globe Award. In 2011, she starred as Pippa in the Showcase original series Endgame. She has also appeared in several television series including Painkiller Jane, Killer Instinct, The Newsroom, and Suits. She appeared in the 2012 film Smiley.

Melanie Papalia
Melanie Rose Papalia

(1984-07-11) July 11, 1984 (age 35)
ResidenceLos Angeles, California, U.S
Years active2003-present
Notable work
American Pie Presents: The Book of Love (2009)
Frankie & Alice (2010)
Endgame (2011)
Smiley (2012)
The Den (2013)
Suits (2014)
You Me Her (2016-2019)

In 2015, Papalia appeared in the film Hell or High Water, and was nominated for an Empire Award for Best Horror for her role in the 2013 horror film The Den. From 2016 to 2019, Papalia played the role of Nina in the television series You Me Her.

In addition to films and TV series, Papalia has also been a voice actress for video games including Cyberpunk 2077, Hatred and Dying Light.




Year Title Role Notes
2005 Dark Room Debbie Short
2007 Postal Nasira
2008 Sweet Amerika Maria
2009 Dancing Trees Penny
2009 American Pie Presents: The Book of Love Dana Video
2009 Christmas Crash Amanda Johnson Video
2010 Frankie & Alice Tina
2010 Confined Eva Peyton
2010 Super Hybrid Maria
2011 Wannabe Macks Mia
2012 Indie Jonesing Madeline
2012 Smiley Proxy
2012 Darkness Joshua Short
2013 The Den Elizabeth Benton
2014 Extraterrestrial Melanie
2016 Hell or High Water Hooker


Year Title Role Notes
2003 Cold Squad Young Hooker "Killing Time", "True Believers: Part 2"
2004 Smallville Brianna Withridge "Spell"
2005 Killer Instinct Maureen "Die Like an Egyptian"
2005–06 Intelligence Casey Whelan Recurring role
2006 Supernatural Meredith McDonell "Shadow"
2006 Godiva's Ashlee "The Tempting Spice"
2006 Saved Marisa "A Day in the Life"
2006 Blade: The Series Jennifer "Hunters"
2007 Painkiller Jane Amanda Worth Recurring role (11 episodes)
2008 Aliens in America Alicia "Hunting", "Wake at the Lake"
2009 Angel and the Bad Man Sandy Johnson TV film
2009 The Assistants Sandra Recurring role (6 episodes)
2010 Always a Bridesmaid Carla "Two to Tango"
2010 Freshman Father Michelle TV film
2011 Goodnight for Justice Miss Landry TV film
2011 Endgame Pippa Venturi Main role
2013 The Newsroom Aubrey Lyons "One Step Too Many"
2013 Hats Off to Christmas! Ellie TV film
2014 Motive Chris Renway "They Made Me a Criminal"
2014 Suits Amy Recurring role (season 4)
2016 Travelers Beth "Room 101", "Kathryn"
2016–present You Me Her Nina Main role

Video gamesEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2015 Dying Light Lynn Voice
2015 HATRED Female Pedestrian/Female Officer Voice
TBA Cyberpunk 2077 Olivia Voice & Mo-Cap

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