Melantha Jhirl

Jodie Turner-Smith

Stunning, athletic and highly intelligent, Mel is a "genetically enhanced" cadet from the Genetic Space Program who is hand-chosen as D'Branin's first officer aboard the Nightflyer mission. She is fiercely loyal to D’Branin but finds competition for her loyalties when she captures the eye of Eris.

About Jodie Turner-Smith

Turner-Smith most recently booked the series “Jett” opposite Carla Gugino. In film, she can be seen in Drake Doremus' “The Newness.” Her other credits include “The Last Ship,” “Mad Dogs” and “True Blood,” as well as a variety of independent films, including Nicholas Winding Refn's film “The Neon Demon.”