Grace Melon is an actor, screenwriter and producer based in Chicago, Illinois. She began her acting career at the age of 13 after signing with Gray Talent Group. Since then, she has performed at over a dozen Chicago theaters. Grace made her feature film debut in 2014 when she was cast in Stephen Cone's critically acclaimed movie, "Henry Gamble's Birthday Party." Shortly after, she began writing her own screenplays.
Grace's first short film, "Bath Salt," premiered at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival and was deemed a finalist by USA Film Festival International Shorts Competition. Grace's second short, "Purgatory," has been officially selected by 12 film festivals across the globe. The film won the Festival Director Award at Toronto Independent Film Festival and placed 3rd for Best Drama Comedy Short at The Indie Gathering Film Festival. "Purgatory" is still making the festival circuit.
"When The Wolf Comes Home" is Grace's first feature length screenplay. She and director Nadyja von Ebers are anxious to make this independent movie with the help of funding resources and an independent film producer.