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  • Parents were born in Cuba and moved to the United States as teenagers.
  • Learned she was cast on the ABC daytime soap One Life to Live five hours after she finished her final exams at NYU.
  • Starred as Adriana Cramer on One Life to Live and also played the same character in two 2005 episodes of All My Children.
  • Is heard on the original recording of Vitamin C's 2000 song "Graduation (Friends Forever)."


  • 2014, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Nominee


  • David Fumero — Husband
  • Enzo — Son


  • New York University, New York, New York, United States (BFA in Drama, 2003)

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  • Birth Name: Melissa Gallo
  • Birth Place: Lyndhurst, New Jersey, United States
  • Profession: Actor

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