Melanie Merkosky is a Canadian actress. She started her acting career in the late ’90s. The following decade, she appeared as Melanie in American Pie Presents The Naked Mile. She next appeared as Megan in 5 episodes of the Canadian series Slings and Arrows. She also became known for her role as Sam on the TV series Runaway. Her role as Jennie on the web series lonelygirl15 gained her further recognition as an actress. In the 2010s, she had notable roles on the US shows, such as Continuum and The Strain. She also appeared in the Canadian drama film An Eye for Beauty.