Melissa Ricks

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Melissa Ricks
Born January 9, 1990 (age 27)

Melissa Ricks, (born Melissa Marie Ricks on January 9, 1990) is a Filipina actress. She is of Filipino-American descent. She was a runner-up in the reality talent search Star Circle Quest on ABS-CBN.



In 2004, she joined the reality talent search of ABS-CBN, Star Circle Quest. She was one of the top 10 questors or Magic Circle of 10, and after few weeks of training, made it to the final 5 or Magic Circle of 5. In the Grand Questor's Night, she was declared the 4th runner up.

After the contest, she guested in some TV shows of ABS-CBN particularly in the youth oriented drama SCQ Reload and variety show ASAP Fanatic.

Melissa received one of her biggest breaks when she portrayed Hiyas, the apple of Pedro Penduko's eyes in the fantaserye Komiks Presents: Da Adventures of Pedro Penduko and when she starred in the primetime drama series Iisa Pa Lamang lead by Claudine Barretto.

She was one of the stars in Kambal sa uma, an afternoon drama series on ABS-CBN with Shaina Magdayao, Ms. Rio Locsin, Matt Evans, Jason Abalos and many more.



Year Film Role Other notes
2004-2005 Star Circle Quest Herself / Fab 5 / Runner-up
SCQ Reload, OK Ako! Melissa Gordon
ASAP Fanatic Herself / Host
2005 Maalaala Mo Kaya: "Kwintas"
2005-present ASAP Herself / Host
2006 Your Song: "Akin Ka Na Lang"
Komiks Presents: "Starboy" Shasta
Komiks Presents: Da Adventures of Pedro Penduko Reyna Hiyas
2007 Your Song: "Pangarap Lang" <ref>Featured Article -</ref> Sybil
Komiks Presents: Pedro Penduko at Ang Mga Engkantao Hiyas
Rounin Raysian
Love Spell Presents: "Hairy Harry" <ref>Melissa Ricks backs off from kissing scenes with Matt Evans in "Love Spell"</ref> Sally
Princess Sarah <ref>Philippine Entertainment Portal | Gallery | "Princess Sarah" cast members</ref> Mariette
Maalaala Mo Kaya: "Balikbayan Box" Trisha
2008 Your Song: "Sayang na Sayang" <ref>Featured Article -</ref> Bettina
Maalaala Mo Kaya: "Card" Monique
Iisa Pa Lamang <ref>Showbuzzer Says... - Matt Evans At Melissa Ricks, Getting Ready For Stardom!</ref> Sophia Castillejos
2009 Your Song Presents: Underage <ref>[1]</ref> Celina Serrano
Midnight DJ Linette Guest, "Kasal ng Tikbalang" episode.
Kambal Sa Uma [2] Ella Perea/Venus dela Riva
Agimat: Ang Mga Alamat Ni Ramon Revilla Presents: Pepeng Agimat Lora Hizon
2010 Tanging Yaman Isabel Policarpio


Year Film Role Other notes
2004 Volta Herself cameo
2007 Shake, Rattle and Roll 9 <ref>Cyber Prayer</ref> Dang
2008 Kelly! Kelly! (Ang Hit na Musical) Sasa
2009 Love On Line (LOL) Lizzy
2010 Only Time (film) Felicia

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