Birth Name: Melanie Nunes Fronckowiak
Place of Birth: Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Date of Birth: 16 January, 1988
Ethnicity: Brazilian [Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Polish]
Mel Fronckowiak is a Brazilian actress, singer, model, writer, fashion blogger, and television host. She has starred on the soap Rebeldes, and was part of the musical group of the same name. She is also known as Melanie Fronckowiak.
Mel is the daughter of Berenice Nunes and André Roberto Fronckowiak. She has a daughter with her partner, actor Rodrigo Santoro.
Mel’s paternal grandfather is named Luiz/Luis Roberto Fronckowiak.
Mel’s paternal grandmother is Edi Cogo (the daughter of José Cogo Sobrinho and Maria Lovato). Edi was born in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. José was born in Rio Grande do Sul, to Italian parents from Verona, Bortolomeu Cogo and Elizabetta Fogliatto. Maria was born in Rio Grande do Sul, the daughter of Antonio Lovato and Clementina Peruci.
Mel’s maternal grandmother is named Diosma Martinez.