Melissa O’Neil Partner, Bio, Age, Kids, Weight Loss, Married, Net Worth, Height and Family

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Melissa O’Neil Biography

Melissa O’Neil is a Canadian singer and actress well recognized as the 2005 winner of the third season of Canadian Idol. She is also best known for her roles as Rebecca and Portia Lin in the science fiction series Dark Matter and as Officer Lucy Chen on the police procedural drama series The Rookie consecutively.


Melissa O’Neil Education

O’Neil studied and performed musicals, played rugby and was on the basketball team at Lester B. Pearson High School in Alberta, Canada.

Melissa O’Neil Age

How old is Melissa? Melissa is 36 years old as of 2024. She was born on July 12, 1988, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Her birthday is always celebrated on July 12th of every year. READ: T. Harv Eker

Melissa Nationality and Ethnicity

O’Neil holds Canadian nationality and citizenship by birth. She was born and raised in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. She belongs to the Chinese-Canadian ethnicity/heritage/ancestry.

Melissa O’Neil Height

How tall is Melissa? She stands at an average height of 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 m) and maintains a body weight of 59 kg.

Melissa O’Neil Weight Loss

Melissa’s information regarding her weight Loss is currently under review. However, since winning the Canadian Idol, she has undergone a great change regarding her body weight. We will update her weight loss once confirmed publicly.

Melissa O’Neil Family

Melissa was born to a Hong Kong, Chinese mother and an Irish descent father. She is the daughter of (mother) Alison Yeung and (father) Tim O’Neil. READ: Darren Hardy

Melissa O’Neil Partner | Husband

Is Melissa married? Melissa is currently in a relationship with her partner/boyfriend Daniel Birnbaum, a self-employed talent agent based in Toronto, Canada. The duo started dating back in 2012. More information regarding their relationship is currently under review.

Melissa O’Neil Net Worth

Melissa is a Canadian singer and actress with an estimated net worth of $1 million.

Melissa O’Neil Career

Melissa embarked on her acting career in 2015, securing recurring roles in various television productions. Notable among these was her involvement in the 2015 CBC TV drama “This Life,” set in Montreal, the Cole Hauser-led TV crime series “Rogue,” and the musical drama web series “Lost Generation,” based in Berlin. Originally titled “Pulse,” the show featured a book and score by Duncan Sheik. READ: Tom Ford

In December 2014, O’Neil landed the leading role of Two/Rebecca/Portia Lin in the Syfy TV series space opera “Dark Matter.” Her portrayal of the character spanned from 2015 to 2017, covering three seasons of the show.

In 2018, O’Neil took on the character Suki in the CW procedural crime drama “iZombie,” created by Rob Thomas. Additionally, she had another recurring role in the thriller “Condor,” a television adaptation of “Three Days of the Condor.” Come October 2018, O’Neil joined the cast of the ABC television police drama series “The Rookie” as Officer Lucy Chen. In this role, she portrays a fellow rookie police officer alongside Nathan Fillion.

Melissa O’Neil Movies and TV Shows

  • The Rookie: Feds
  • The Rookie
  • Condor
  • A Simple Favor
  • iZombie
  • Lost Generation
  • Ransom
  • Second Jen
  • Rogue
  • This Life
  • Dark Matter
  • Broken Hearts