- Melissa Barrera is a popular Mexican singer and actress who started her career appearing in telenovelas like Tanto Amor, Siempre tuya Acapulco and Club de Cuervos. Likewise, she also earned popularity for playing a lead role in Vida and the Heights. Besides, she has her fans excited as she will appear in the upcoming slasher movie, Scream.
- Net Worth, Salary, and Income
- Married, Husband, and Children
- Family, Parents, and Siblings
- Body Measurement: Height and Weight
Melissa Barrera is a popular Mexican singer and actress who started her career appearing in telenovelas like Tanto Amor, Siempre tuya Acapulco and Club de Cuervos. Likewise, she also earned popularity for playing a lead role in Vida and the Heights. Besides, she has her fans excited as she will appear in the upcoming slasher movie, Scream.
Melissa Barrera was born in 1990 in Monterrey, Mexico. She celebrates her birthday on 4th July, which makes her age 1990, which makes her age 30. She holds Mexican nationality and comes from Hispanic ethnicity. She studied musical theatre at New York University Tisch School of the Arts.
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
Melissa started with two recurring roles in La Mujer de Judas and La otra ara del alma. Likewise, in 2014, she was cast for the main role in Siempre tuya Acapulco, and in 2015, she earned another main role in Tanto Amor. Later, the actress appeared in eleven episodes of Perseguidos and eight episodes of Club de Cuervos. Likewise, she had another main role of Lyn Hernandez in Vida. In 2020, the actress appeared in an episode of Acting for a Cause.
Moving to the big screen, the actress made her debut in the 2014 movie L for Leisure. Since then, she appeared in few other movies like El Hotel, Sacudete las penas and Dos Veces Tu. In 2021, the actor played the role of Vanessa in the movie, In the Heights and Samantha Carpenter in the 2022 movie, Scream. Likewise, she will also be appearing as Carmen in the upcoming movie Carmen. Before acting, Melissa was a singer and had her first top ten radio hit with their first single, “Mamma Maria”. As of 2021, Melissa Barrera holds a net worth in the thousands.
Married, Husband, and Children
Melissa is married to her beautiful husband, Paco Xavier Zazueta. Her husband is a musician. The pair first met while they were contestants on a Mexican reality musical talent show, La Academia, in 2011. In an interview, the actress had shared,
“[Paco and I] would take turns telling each other we had what it takes to stick it out.”
Nonetheless, after eight years, the pair tied the knot in February 2019 after dating in September 2011. The pair had announced their engagement on social media in June 2017. On their second anniversary, Melissa shared an adorable picture of the couple writing,
“2 down, forever to go”
However, the married pair are yet to share children of their own.
Family, Parents, and Siblings
Melissa Barrera was born to her parents, Rosana Maria Martinez García and Tomas Gerardo Barrera Barrera. Her family also includes her three younger sisters.
Body Measurement: Height and Weight
Melissa stands at the height of 5 feet and 7 inches. Likewise, she has a stunning slim body. The actress facial feature includes black coloured hair and brown coloured eyes.