Dr. Meleeka Clary is an American Actress, Producer, Director, and Writer. Meleeka is strong, bold, talented and is now making a buzz, impressing industry pros with her latest film “Three Corners of Deception”. The film has been previewed in theaters and won multiple awards! Read below our exclusive interview with Dr. Meleeka Clary:
Q: Where are you originally from and where are you based now?
Dr. Meleeka Clary – A: I am from Boston, Massachusetts. I reside in Carmel, Indiana.
Q: Meleeka, you are are an award-winning actress and rising in the film industry! What motivates you and inspires you to be the best at your profession in acting and do you have a top 3 favorite actors, filmmakers or directors that you want to work with in the business?
Dr. Meleeka Clary – A: My children motivate me to be the best actress and Doctor in Clinical Psychology. In both professions, I am able to contribute towards a social change. I believe having a voice and being able to express that voice to change one’s thinking pattern is very important in today’s world. Individuals today need leadership and guidance towards positivity. Therefore, there is so much negativity in this world that one needs to know and feel not afraid of change or challenges. Fear is an enemy that owns no space in my mind.
If I ever get a chance, I would love to work with (Actor/Filmmaker) Spike lee. His movies are creative and revolutionary. (Actress/Director) Angela Bassett is known to be a very good actress, and almost every part she plays is beautifully displayed. Also, Oprah Winfrey is a very amazing (Actress/Director/talk host. I would love to be on her show one day or meet her personally. However, I have worked on her series (Greenleaf) , but I never got a chance to actually meet her face to-face.
Q: As an actress, What would you say is your fav genre in roles you play (Drama, Comedy, Action, Thriller, a little bit of all)?
Dr. Meleeka Clary – A: I personally like dramas, but I have to say I would welcome them all.
Q: Can you share with us something people may not know about you? Any hobbies or other secret talents you have and or like to do in your spare time?
Dr. Meleeka Clary – A: I am a human rights activist. I believe in equality for all diversity. I don’t believe that an individual who has justicial powers should take advantage of civilians just because they can. It doesn’t matter what ones race or gender is, I believe that everyone is entitled to be treated with fairness and respect. We all are human creatures that breathe.
I am Christian and I love having bible study and going to churches with my children. We talk about life changes in their lives and mine. We try to be better people who would be more pleasing to God. We are not perfect, but we are working in progress. Also, I like participating in outdoor activities, such as biking, rollerblading, and traveling with my family.
Q: What are some projects that you’ve just wrapped up recently or that you’re currently working on now?
Dr. Meleeka Clary – A: I am currently still working on marketing My Movie Called “Three Corners of Deception”. The movie is still being featured in many movie festivals.
Q: What are your official social sites on the web we can follow ?
Dr. Meleeka Clary – A: Facebook: