Apr. 24th, 1969
Dana Point, California, USA
Melinda Clarke's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2003 - Matriculated
2003 - The Animatrix
2002 - .com for Murder
1997 - Spawn
1996 - La lengua asesina
1996 - Mulholland Falls
1993 - Return of the Living Dead III
Guest TV Roles
Detective Olivia Cahill
Insp. Abby Gordon
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.
- Daughter of actor 'John Clarke (I)' (qv).
- Appeared with _"The O.C." (2003)_ (qv) co-star 'Kelly Rowan' (qv) in a _"CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" (2000)_ (qv) Season 2 episode: "Slaves of Las Vegas".
- Was offered the role of Maggie in _The Hitcher II: I've Been Waiting (2003) (V)_ (qv) , but decided against taking the part.
- 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.
- Married 'Ernie Mirich (II)' (qv) in Dana Point, California on June 28, 1997. One of her bridesmaids was 'Charlotte Ross (I)' (qv).
- 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's good friends with 'Hudson Leick' (qv). They also worked together on an episode of _"Xena: Warrior Princess" (1995)_ (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).