Spotlight Children

Photo: Lisa Visser
Swansea Metropolitan University, Trinity St David, Mount Pleasant, Swansea SA1 6ED
Phone: 01792 458855
Fax: 01792 458844
Mobile: 07901 761160
Phone: 07543 979130
Location:London / Poole
Height:5'2" (157cm)
Weight:8st. 5lb. (53kg)
Playing Age:12 - 20 years
Actual Age:17 years 7 months
Eye Colour:Hazel
Hair Colour:Auburn
Hair Length:Long


Melissa is out of licence and is going on to study A level media after winning two school Oscars in two years for her innovative films.

Film Television Short Film Commercial Pantomime Still Photography Infomercial Further Credits
2016, Feature Film, Teenage Mourner and schoolgirl, untitled, Agile Films and Stray Bear, Michael Pearce
2015, Feature Film, Nelson fan, Who Killed Nelson Nutmeg?, Who Killed Nelson Nutmeg? Productions, Danny Slack and Tim Clague
2011, Feature Film, Village girl, Great Expectations, Number 9 Films, Mike Newell
2010, Feature Film, Hogwarts First Year, Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallow Part II, Warner Brothers, David Yates
2016, Feature Film, Teenage Mourner and schoolgirl, Beast, Agile Films and Stray Bear, Michael Pearce
2014, Television, herself, Cinemaniacs, CBBC
2011, Television, Holly the Elf (Lead), Christmas Sketch Show Pilot, Baby Cow Productions, Jack Downes
2010, Television, Featured Girl, Jamie & Anna's Big Weekend, Nickelodeon
Short Film
2014, Short Film, Schoolgirl, Muscle Memory, AUCB MA, Nor Nor Salam
2012, Short Film, Harriet, Ballgame, Bournemouth University, Andy Karl
2012, Short Film, Mary, Girl with a Dove, AUCB, B Emck
2012, Short Film, Sarah (Daughter), Reunited, AUCB, Ruth Liley
2011, Short Film, Mother as a Girl, Daddy's Little Girl, AUCB, Felicity Arkell
2011, Short Film, Little Girl, Grr! Aargh! A Love Story, AUCB, Dave Harvey
2011, Short Film, Daughter, Pinball, Solent University, Roxanne Gaunt
2011, Short Film, Girl (co-lead), Teddy Bear, AUCB, Rachel Knights
2010, Short Film, Melissa, Melissa, Bournemouth Arts University, Harry Davidson
2010, Short Film, School Girl, Playtime's Over, Bournemouth University
2010, Short Film, Sister, US, Bournemouth University, J Davie & E Rogers
2016, Short Film, Katy (voice over), Puppy Love, Graeme Willetts
2014, Commercial, Daughter (featured), 2015 Rugby World Cup Promo, Academy Films, Peter Cattaneo
2013, Commercial, school girl, British Heart Foundation, Waspface
2012, Commercial, Daughter, Flora
2011, Commercial, daughter, Canvas photo Frame, Pitch TV
2009, Commercial, school girl, Coco pops, leo Burnett
2012, Pantomime, Inter dancer, Sleeping Beauty, Footlight, N Thompson
2011, Pantomime, Junior Ensemble, Sleeping Beauty, Tivoli Theatre
2009, Pantomime, Young Snow White / Ensemble, Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, Footlight
2008, Pantomime, Fairy and junior dancer, Aladdin, Footlight, N Thompson
2007, Pantomime, Junior dancer, Sinbad, Pendle Productions
2006, Pantomime, Fairy and junior dancer, Jack and the Beanstalk, Pendle Productions
Still Photography
2016, Still Photography, Model, Vintage shoot for shop and Magazine, Colmershill, Si Emmett
2016, Still Photography, Model, Paragon Recruitment Stills, Paragon
2015, Still Photography, model, Knowledge, Tracy Willis
2014, Still Photography, Teenage friend, TV Licence
2012, Still Photography, Model, Getty Images, Tim Macpherson
2012, Still Photography, Model - Back to school clothing range, Morrisons, Result Pictures
2012, Still Photography, Model, OJO Images, Rob Daley
2011, Still Photography, Model, Asda Smile Magazine, Asda
2014, Infomercial, Teenage friend, TV Licence
Further Credits
2016, Training Film, Patient, Healthcare Drama, HCP, Trevor Hearing
2012, Stage, Ensemble Dancer, Chance To Dance, Poole Lighthouse, Denise Booth
2012, Stage, Inter Dancer, Sleeping Beauty, Poole Lighthouse, Nina Thompson
2011, Stage, Ghost Girl, The Matinee, Bournemouth Little Theatre
2010, Stage, Junior Ensemble, The Little Mermaid, Footlight
2010, Video, School Girl, Safety Video, ZED Productions, Oliver Zimmermann
2016, Film school, Teenager, Break the Walls, CHS Productions, Melissa Gotobed (herself)


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Dorset, English-Standard*, London, RP
(* = Native/Fluent)
French, Spanish
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballet*, Jazz Dancing, Modern Dance, Soprano, Tap*
Performance:Actor-Singer, Underwater Filming
(* = highly skilled)
Abseiling, Archery, Climbing*, Cycling, Horse-riding, Parascending, Running, Scuba Diving, Shooting, Swimming*