Actress, 'This Is Us'
Actress Melanie Liburd currently stars as ‘Zoe’ on the critically acclaimed NBC drama series, THIS IS US. The year is already off to an exciting start for Liburd, having just one her first Screen Actors’ Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Drama Series for her work on the show.
Up next, she will appear in Tom Shadyac’s BRIAN BANKS opposite Greg Kinnear and Aldis Hodge. The film tells the story of Banks, an All-American high school football player whose dreams to play in the NFL are halted when he was falsely accused of rape and sent to prison. The film first premiered to critical praise at the 2018 Los Angeles Film Festival where it won the Audience Award for Fiction Feature Film. It will be released wide on August 9th by Bleecker Street.
Liburd most recently starred as ‘Alexis’, a series regular in the Netflix drama series, GYPSY, opposite Naomi Watts and Billy Crudup. She also guest starred in the CBS series CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION.
Past film and television credits also include a leading role in DOUBLE PLAY for Cortés Films and a series regular role in the SyFy series, DARK MATTER. She has also guest starred in THE GRINDER for Fox; GAME OF THRONES for HBO and STALKER for CBS.
Liburd was born in London and now resides in Los Angeles.