Melissa Fumero (nee Gallo) was born and raised in New Jersey, the daughter of Cuban-born parents who moved to the United States as teenagers. In December 2003, she received a BFA in Drama from New York University.
The role of OLTL's Adriana marked Melissa's first professional acting job. A dancer since childhood, she continued to take classes even as an adult when her schedule permitted.
In 2007, Melissa married fellow OLTL actor David Fumero.
Melissa is an avid reader and enjoys going to the theatre as much as possible.
Haute & Bothered
Important Things with Demetri Martin
I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell
Dorm Girl #2
DATE OF BIRTH: August 19, 1982
PLACE OF BIRTH: Lyndhurst, New Jersey
MARITAL STATUS: Married, David Fumero [Engaged: Jan 13, 2007; Married: Dec 9, 2007]