Melinda Shankar

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Melinda Shankar is a famous actress from Canada who is well known for her role as Alli Bhandari in Degrassi: The Next Generation which is a TV series that was released in 2008 and ended in 2010. 

She was born on February 18, 1992, in Ottawa, Canada therefore her nationality is Canadian and she holds Aquarius as her birth sign.

Melinda Shankar posing for her photoshoot.
Melinda Shankar posing for her Instagram feed. Source: Instagram @mindyshankar

Early Life, and Family

The actress of Degrassi: The Next Generation was born and raised in Ottawa, Canada by her parents. She has got a lovely and supportive family but she has not revealed any sort of information regarding her parents.

Moreover, she has got two lovely sisters Melissa and Melanie who are older than her and also has a brother Michael who is also and Canadian actor. 


The Canadian-born actress is well educated and finished her early education at Sir Wilfrid Laurier Secondary School. After that, she got a college degree from a reputed college. 

However, she has not revealed any information regarding her higher education and her majors.

Career Highlight

The gorgeous actress started her acting career by portraying the role of Alli Bhandari in the TV series Degrassi Goes Hollywood which was released in 2000. After that, she appeared in numerous movies and TV series such as Degrassi: Minis, Degrassi: The Next Generation, Filth City, True Dating Stories, and many more. She has recently worked in Christmas with a Prince: The Royal Baby which is a movie and before that she appeared in Christmas in the Wilds which was released in 2021.

Moreover, she is currently working as an actress and has given more than 13 years of her time in her film career.

Awards and Achievements

Melinda is a hardworking actress and has won the Canadian Screen Award in the year 2013 for her role as Indira in ''How To Be Indie''.

Net Worth

The actress of Filth City has made a good sum of money from her acting career. According to Wiki, she has a net worth of $17 million.

Her wealth includes her salary, income from social media profiles, and other luxuries. She is currently living a deluxe life in Ottawa, Canada.

Melinda Relationship 

The actress of True Dating Stories is currently single at moment. Talking about her relationship she dated Daniel Kelly in the year 2010 their relationship could not last long and got separated in 2012. 

Moreover, she has an on-screen match-up with Raymond Ablack in June 2009.

Body Measurements

The Canadian actress has a very sizzling and eye-appealing body with almost perfect curvaceous. She is a beautiful actress who is 5feet (152cm) tall and weighs around 51Kg.

Melinda has a beautiful face along with black eyes which perfectly compliments her blonde hair. 

Aislinn on Social Media

Talking about her life on social media she is quite active on her official Instagram page @mindyshankar where she is able to acquire blue tick with followers of 111K. She frequently posts on her Instagram about her daily activities.

Moreover, she is also actively present on Twitter and has got more than 97K followers.

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