Apr. 24th, 1969
Dana Point, California, USA
Melinda Clarke's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2003 - The Animatrix
2003 - Matriculated
2002 - .com for Murder
1997 - Spawn
1996 - Mulholland Falls
1996 - La lengua asesina
1993 - Return of the Living Dead III
Guest TV Roles
Detective Olivia Cahill
Grace Van Dahl
Born in Dana Point, California, Mindy Clarke was raised by her ballet dancer mother Patricia and actor father John. At the age of 18 she moved to L.A. and launched her career in acting and modeling.
- Is only 10 years older than former co-star 'Adam Brody (I)' (qv) from _"The O.C." (2003)_ (qv) and is only 9 years older than former co-star 'Benjamin McKenzie' (qv).
- She and her husband, 'Ernie Mirich (II)' (qv), have a daughter named Catherine Grace; born early 2000.
- Daughter of actor 'John Clarke (I)' (qv).
- She had no desire to be in horror films after _Return of the Living Dead III (1993)_ (qv) but did not turn down the role of "Tatum Riley" in _Scream (1996/I)_ (qv). The part would eventually go to 'Rose McGowan (I)' (qv) and they both worked together when she guest-starred on _"Charmed" (1998)_ (qv).
- She graduated from Dana Hills High School in Dana Point, California with the Class of 1987. Was in the Drama Club and took part in school productions.
- Has had two mass-marketed toy action figures made of her. The first was for her role as Jessica Priest in _Spawn (1997)_ (qv), and her second was for her role as the Amazon Velasca from the television series _"Xena: Warrior Princess" (1995)_ (qv).
- Has volunteered as an actress with the Young Storytellers Foundation.
- She has a brother named Joshua and a sister named Heidi (who died in 1994 of a malignant heart tumor).