Melanie Liburd was born in Hertfordshire, England and is half Kittitian, half English. Before training as an actress at The Identity Drama School, she was a fashion and beauty model. She also studied Art History and has a BA in Fashion Design.
Melanie's television credits include Starz's Strike Back, NBC's Dracula, Fox's Stalker and BET's What Would Dylan Do? She recently starred in the TV One film Runaway Island opposite Lorraine Toussaint, who took home a Critics' Choice Award. She also has a lead role in the independent film Double Play opposite Lennie James and directed by Ernest Dickerson. She can be seen on HBO's Game of Thrones as the Red Priestess.
You can follow Melanie on Twitter. @mellyliburd