Melissa Schuman is a famous American actress and singer from San Clemente, United States. Melissa Schuman rose to the limelight as a member of R&B and Pop Group, Dream.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Melissa Schuman was born on 21st August 1984 in San Clemente, CA, United States. Schuman is 37 years old and her zodiac sign is Leo. Her real birth name is Melissa Amber Schuman. She was born into a caucasian family and holds an American citizen. However, she has not revealed her father’s name and mother’s name in the media yet. From a religious point of view, she is a Christian. Other than this, we will let you know about Melissa’s family background after a short review.
In terms of educational background, she has completed her high school education at a local private school in her hometown. However, her school’s name and further academic details are not revealed in the media yet. We will let you know about her academic details after she reveals her information.
Melissa Schuman’s ambition of becoming a pop star came realized when she met P Diddy while playing in a private showcase at the Beverly Hills Hotel. The Bad Boy CEO was so taken by her that he signed her on the spot, along with three other members who went on to become the multi-platinum girl group “Dream.” Dream’s debut song, He Loves U Not, was published by Bad Boy/Universal Records and produced by Steve Kipner and ex-System member David Frank, who also produced Christina Aguilera’s Genie In A Bottle. He Loves U Not was certified RIAA gold for sales in excess of 500,000 copies in the United States.
“He Loves U Not,” the country’s No. 1 Soundscan hit and Billboard’s Sales Mover three weeks in a row, jumped from No. 5 to No. 2 on the Hot 100. Dream’s first studio album. It Was All A Dream was shortly recognized RIAA Double Platinum. Girl Power’s Next Wave Teen Magazine Bad Girls VIBE to Puffy’s Dream Team in the New York Daily News and Teen People.
Melissa, along with her Dream co-stars, played at KIIS FM 102.7’s blockbuster concert Wango Tango. Schuman has performed around the United States and Canada with groups such as NSYNC and has appeared in magazines such as Harper’s Bazaar, Teen, YM, CosmoGirl, TeenStyle, and many others.
The Rape Accusation
Melissa alleged she was assaulted by artist Nick Carter on November 21, 2017. She said that Nick had a romantic interest in her and that she was raped in his Santa Monica apartment in 2002 when she was just 18 and he was 22.
In February, Schuman filed a police report about the alleged event. However, the Los Angeles District Attorney dropped her lawsuit in September 2018 because the statute of limitations had already expired. Meanwhile, Carter issued a denial, stating, “I am surprised and disturbed by Ms Schuman’s charges.”
Moving into the relationship status, Schuman is a married woman. She is married to her husband Brandon Henschel. The couple tied their knot in 2006 in the presence of their close friend and family. Moreover, Brandon Henschel is a creative director and choreographer and teaches Hip Hop, Jazz, Contemporary, and Classical Ballet dance.
After five years of their marriage, the lovely duo welcomed their son Elin Elijah Henschel on July 18, 2010. Previously, Melissa was in a relationship with a Canadian actor, writer, and director Gregory Smith in 2003.
Talking about body measurement, Melissa has a pretty well-shaped and well-maintained body. She stands tall at the height of around 5feet and 6 inches and has a body weight of around 59 kg. She regularly does workouts and physical exercise to maintain her body shape.
Being an actress she is well concerned about her body figure and measurement. In fact, she has a well-shaped body figure of around 32-24-33 inches. Moreover, she uses a bra of size 32B and shoes of size 8US. Likewise, she has beautiful dark light brown eyes and light brown hair.
Social Media and Net Worth
In terms of social media availability, Melissa is pretty much active on social media. She has her social media presence on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has more than 11k, 7k, and 11.9k followers on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram respectively.
Additionally, Melissa has earned a hefty sum of money from her career. However, Schuman has kept her annual income or salary secret from the media. As per the sources, Schuman has an estimated net worth of around $500k.