Molly Burnett (Melanie Layton Kiriakis Jonas on Days of Our Lives)

Current Character: Melanie Layton Kiriakis Jonas

Birthday: 1988-04-23

Birthplace: Born in Littleton, Colorado, USA

Biography

Molly grew up in Colorado, where she found a love for theatre. She was selected for her school's elite a capella jazz ensemble, has a black belt in Karate and performed in the Colorado All State Choir, All State Choir and National Choir in Los Angeles. She played several roles such as Mayzie in "Suessical and Annie in Annie, and was a part of the debate team in her high school. She graduated with honors and moved to New York City to work in television and film, then moved west to Hollywood, where she found work on Days of Our Lives.

Career Highlights

Days of Our Lives Melanie Layton (July 31 08 - Thursday September 27, 2012; Friday November 21, 2014 - present)

Awards & Acclaim

Daytime Emmys Nomination, Outstanding Younger Actress (2012)
Daytime Emmys Nomination, Outstanding Younger Actress (2011)