Quick Interesting Facts and Stats About Melissa Fumero

Melissa Fumero is an American actress and a director who is best known for the portrayal of the role of Amy Santiago in the American police procedural comedy television series, ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’. She is also well-known for playing the lead role of Adriana Cramer in the American soap opera broadcast, ‘One Life to Live’ from the year 2004 to the year 2011. 

Quick Infos 
Full NameMelissa Fumero
Date of birth19 August, 1982
Birth PlaceNew Jersey, United States
Parent(s)Martha Gallo and Carlos Gallo
OccupationActress and Director
Age38 years
Height5ft 9in
HusbandAvid Fumero
Net worth$ 2 million

Childhood and Young 

Melissa Fumero’s birth name is Melissa Gallo. She was born on 19 August 1982 in North Bergen, New Jersey, the United States to her mother, Martha Gallo who worked as a travel guide, and to her father, Carlos Gallo who is an architect. She was born and raised alongside a brother whose name is Maximillian Gallo and two sisters whose names are Julia Gallo and Johanna Gallo in Guttenberg and then in Lyndhurst. Besides this, she is currently 38 years old with the zodiac sign of Leo.

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Physical Features, Body Measurement, and Nationality

Melissa Fumero holds an American nationality and descends from Cuban and Spanish ancestry, is a Christian by religion. Besides this, she stands at a height of 5 feet and 9 inches (1.75m/175cms) tall and weighs around 58kgs (128lbs). Moreover, she has an hourglass-shaped body figure with a body measurement of 34-23-34 inches respectively. In addition to this, she has a pair of brown-colored eyes with black colored hair.



Melissa Fumero studied and graduated from the New York University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Drama in the year 2003.


Personal Life: Husband and Sons

Melissa Fumero is married to the co-star from ‘One Life to Live’, David Fumero since the year 2007. The couple has since been blessed with two sons whose names are Enzo Fumero and Axel Fumero.

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Social Media: Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook

Melissa Fumero is active on social media platforms. Her official Instagram account (@melissafumero) has over 2.3 million followers and her official Twitter account (@melissafumero) has over 687 thousand followers. Moreover, she has over 20 thousand followers with well over 18 thousand likes on her Facebook page (Melissa Fumero) but the page has not been verified yet.


Melissa Fumero and Her Career


She has appeared in numerous hits reality shows like the 2017 American reality competition television series, ‘Hell’s Kitchen’, the American television game shows, ‘The $100,000 Pyramid’, the American television panel game show, ‘Match Game’ and the American talent show competition, ‘America’s Got Talent: The Champions’. 



Melissa Fumero gave her debut performance as a professional actor in the year 2007 when she played an uncredited role of a dorm girl in the American thriller movie, ‘Descent’ alongside Ben Whishaw and Harrison Ford followed by the role of Melissa in the American independent comedy movie, ‘I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell’ and the role of Ati in the movie, ‘Tiny Dancer’. Likewise, she played the role of Lily in the 2013 movie, ‘The House That Jack Built’ and the role of Jessica in the 2017 movie, ‘DriverX’. Her most recent work was in the year 2019 when she portrayed the role of Alex in the movie, ‘A Stone in the Water’.


Television Shows

Melissa Fumero gave her debut performance on television with the lead role of Adriana Cramer in the American soap opera broadcast, ‘One Life to Live’ where she appeared for a total of 208 episodes. Following this huge debut success, she went on to play the same role for two episodes of the 2005 American television soap opera, ‘All My Children’ and then for an episode of the 2009 sketch variety show, ‘Important Things with Demetri Martin’ where she appeared as April.

In the year 2010, she appeared for five episodes of the American teen drama television series, ‘Gossip Girl’ as Zoe, and for an episode of the American drama television series, ‘The Mentalist’ as Carmen Reyes. Likewise, she has appeared for an episode each in series like ‘Royal Pains’ where she played the role of Brooke, ‘CSI: NY’ where she portrayed the role of Michelle Rhodes, ‘Men at Work’ where she appeared as April, ‘Top Chef Duels’ and ‘Hollywood Game Night’ where she appeared as herself in between the years 2011 and 2015.

 Likewise, she has appeared in yet other game shows like ‘America’s Got Talent’ and ‘The $100,000 Pyramid’ during her career. Her most recent work came in the year 2020 when she played the voice role of Starla for an episode of the American animated streaming television series, ‘She-Ra and the Princesses of Power’, the voice role of Cantaloupe in the American animated comedy and adventure television series, ‘Big City Greens’ and the voice role of Melissa Tarleton in the American stop motion and adult animated streaming television series, ‘Marvel’s M.O.D.O.K.’.

Moreover, she has also appeared as herself for an episode of the American television panel game show, ‘Match Game’ and as Eva for an episode of the American television anthology series, ‘Room 104’.

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What kinds of Awards and Nominations has Melissa Fumero Achieved?

Melissa Fumero was awarded the NHMC Impact Award for the Outstanding Achievements and Contributions to the Positive Portrayals of Latinos in Media for her work in ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ in the year 2015.


What Is Melissa Fumero Current Net Worth?

As of the year 2020, Melissa Fumero has an approximate net worth of $2 million.