Miss Gallo was born and raised in New Jersey, the daughter of Cuban-born parents who moved to the United States as teenagers. In December 2003, she received a BFA in Drama from New York University.
The role of OLTL's Adriana marks Miss Gallo's first professional acting job. A dancer since childhood, she continues to take classes when her schedule permits.
In 2007, Melissa married fellow OLTL actor, David Fumero.
Miss Gallo is an avid reader and enjoys going to the theatre as much as possible.
Haute & Bothered
Important Things with Demetri Martin
One Life to Live
January 20, 2004
to June 11, 2008
; September 18, 2008
; October 2, 2008
to October 28, 2008
; February 12, 2010
to March 2, 2010
; November 9 and 10, 2010
; January 25, 2011
I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell
Dorm Girl #2
: Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Younger Actress (2007)
DATE OF BIRTH: August 19, 1982
PLACE OF BIRTH: Lyndhurst, New Jersey
MARITAL STATUS: Married, David Fumero
[Engaged: Jan 13, 2007; Married: Dec 9, 2007]