Melonie Daniels is an American licensed professional counselor specializing in Depression, Anxiety and Coping Skills. Her office can be found at Peapond Rd in Jamaica New York and she can be reached at (805) 622-8552 for appointments or inquiries.
Since his role on Aaron Sorkin’s HBO show The Newsroom from 2012 to 2014, Daniels has gone on to star in numerous political thrillers and dramas.
Early Life and Education
Melonie Daniels boasts an expansive and varied musical career. She first developed her talents as part of world-renowned pop/soul star Mariah Carey’s background vocalist team for twelve years; serving as choir member, background vocalist, voice director and choir leader during that period. Melonie’s outstanding vocal abilities can be attributed to masterful agility, unparalleled pitch accuracy and soothing tone qualities which all contributed to her unparalleled singing abilities.
Helaine is also an accomplished visual artist whose works have been showcased in publications like Border Crossings, Young Space New York, Maake Magazine and Artnet, to name just a few. Additionally, she has had several solo exhibitions both domestically and abroad, with works held in collections like Mindy Solomon Gallery in Miami; Grand Rapids Art Museum Michigan; Chelouche Gallery Tel Aviv Israel among many others.
Melonie is best-known for her roles as Gloria in ‘Aunt Bam’s Place’ and Mrs. Watson in ‘Madea Gets a Job’. She has collaborated with popular Nollywood actors such as Patience Ozokwor, Mercy Kenneth, Ngozi Ezeonu Toosweet Annan Zubby Michael Chioma Emenike among many others.
Melody was an extremely generous and kind individual who never said an unkind word to anyone. She always made everyone feel special by making sure each child, grandchild, great-grandchild, sibling, niece or nephew received something extra at Christmas or had their favorite foods ready when they came over for visit.
She enjoyed spending time with her family playing cards and staying sharp by challenging herself to Word Search, Sudoku and jigsaw puzzles (one of her brothers would always hide one piece so she couldn’t cheat). She was an active member of Calvary Baptist Church and left behind two loving daughters; Inez Nedrick and Sandra Jackson; five grandsons and one great-grandson; three sister-in-laws; one brother-in-law; six nieces and nephews plus many dear friends as heirs to caretakers after passing.
Melonie Daniels is an acclaimed and dynamic artist with an expansive body of work. She has performed with various acclaimed opera companies – the Philadelphia Orchestra and Opera Company of Philadelphia among them – as well as being featured as a guest soloist for several choral groups.
She currently holds the Padnos Distinguished Artist-in-Residence at Grand Valley State University, Michigan, and has shown her paintings at several prestigious venues such as Mindy Solomon Gallery in Miami; Bowerbird Philly Arts Festival in Philadelphia and Grand Rapids Art Museum. Her pieces explore both utopian and dystopian narratives through art.
Her exceptional pitch accuracy, soothing tonality and multi-octave range have established her as an in-demand background vocalist. She can seamlessly incorporate her voice into various genres of music such as Gospel, Rhythm & Blues, Jazz Pop Classical.
Achievement and Honors
Melonie Daniels was an exceptional mother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend who fully embraced life and never let anything get her down. Melonie will be deeply missed by those who knew and loved her.
Daniels’ stage performances have included Yasmina Reza’s God of Carnage and David Harrower’s Blackbird at the Purple Rose Theatre Company in Chelsea, Michigan; latter performance earned a nomination for a Tony Award.
He gained critical acclaim as fictional news anchor Will McAvoy on Aaron Sorkin’s HBO series The Newsroom from 2012-2014, garnering critical acclaim. Subsequently he appeared in Netflix western miniseries Godless (2017) alongside Michelle Dockery, Merritt Wever, Sam Waterston and other cast members, before portraying John O’Neill from Hulu drama The Looming Tower (2018) which chronicled rivalries between FBI and CIA agents that may have led up to 9/11 events.
The actress who was linked with Donald Trump has an estimated net worth of $6 Million dollars. Her income comes from adult film performances and book royalties; additionally she engages in political activism as well as appearing on many television programs.
Melonie Daniels is also an acclaimed vocalist and musician, boasting a smooth tone quality, masterful agility, incredible pitch accuracy, five octave range, and masterful pitch accuracy. Due to this expertise she was chosen as the Chief Background Vocalist/Vocal Director for singer Mariah Carey.
She not only excels in acting and music but has amassed over 186,000 subscribers to her self-titled YouTube channel and more than 2.1 million views, in addition to making considerable income through brand promotions and endorsements.