Melanie Silva was born in São Paulo, Brazil and raised in Philadelphia where she attended The Philadelphia High School for the Creative and Performing Arts, majoring in Theater. She later went on to study Film and Media Arts at Temple University, where she graduated summa cum laude with a degree in Film and a minor in Spanish. After graduating, she moved to Mexico City where she lived for the past 11 years. She has worked as an editor and producer for a variety of tv and video companies, including MTV Latin America, working on broadcast spots, documentaries, reality tv shows, web series, and music videos. Melanie has lent her talents to the following networks in Mexico: Discovery Home and Health, MTV, VH1, EXA TV, Canal 52MX. She also has broad experience in the music scene, filming and editing videos for Sony Music and Ocesa Seitrack.