Melissa DiMarco grew up in Etobicoke, a suburb of Toronto and studied theatre at York University graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1993. Speaking of school, she played the role of Principal Daphne Hatzilakos on the TV series, Degrassi: The Next Generation. Her series, Out There with Melissa, won Outstanding Achievement in Creative Excellence at the 39th U.S International Film and Video Festival in Los Angeles.
Features & TV Movies: VR indicates Direct-to-Video Release
While My Pretty One Sleeps (TV-1997) The Absolute Truth (TV-1997)
No Alibi (2000) The Thin Blue Lie (TV-2000) Marker (2002) Death to Smoochy (2002) Red Green: Duct Tape Forever (2002) Hustle: The Pete Rose Story (TV-2004) Life After (2004) Bailey`s Billions (voice, 2005) Degrassi Spring Break Movie (TV-2008)
TV Series – Cast: Riverdale (1997) Degrassi: The Next Generation (2002-) Out There with Melissa DiMarco (2006-)
TV Series – Guest appearances: Side Effects (1995) Due South (1996) PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (1997) RElic Hunter (1999, 2001) The Associates (2001) Leap Years (2001) Adventure Inc (2002) Kojak (2005)