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 - La lengua asesina
1996 - Mulholland Falls
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.
- 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.
- She is a cigar aficionado.
- Is a trained Soprano
- Daughter of actor 'John Clarke (I)' (qv).
- 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).
- She and her husband, 'Ernie Mirich (II)' (qv), have a daughter named Catherine Grace; born early 2000.
- 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).