Melissa James stars as Satine in Moulin Rouge! The Musical at the Piccadilly Theatre in London.
Melissa’s theatre credits include Gloria Matienne in The Magician’s Elephant (RSC); Louise in Gypsy (Royal Exchange Theatre); Dora in Wise Children (Old Vic and UK Tour); The Two Noble Kinsmen (Shakespeare’s Globe); Carrie in Eugenius! (The Other Palace); One Love: The Bob Marley Musical (Birmingham Rep); Annie Get Your Gun (Sheffield Crucible); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Theatre Royal Bath); Nikki Marron in The Bodyguard and Bombalurina in Cats (UK Tour); Guys and Dolls (Chichester Festival Theatre); and Anita in West Side Story (RSC and Sage, Gateshead).
Her film credits include Caribbean Summer and Death on the Nile.
On TV, Melissa has appeared in shows including The Diplomat, Wheel of Time (Season 2), Hard Cell, Father Brown (Season 9), Coronation Street, The Split (Season 2), Training Days, and Ransom.