ONE LIFE TO LIVE - Natalie Buchanan
Melissa Archer was born and raised in Dallas, TX. She landed her first major acting role on Wishbone at the age of 17, while she was still in high school. After completing high school, she followed her acting dreams to Los Angeles and began auditioning.
Archer created the role of One Life to Live's Natalie in July 2001. It didn't take long for Natalie to shake up one of Llanview's most prominent families when she revealed that she was Viki's daughter. In 2012 Archer starred opposite a Soapfest favorite, Tom Pelphrey in Excuse Me For Living. Archer has kept busy with film and television roles including Youthful Daze, Coach of the Year and South 32, which is currently in select theaters.
Archer joined Days Of Our Lives as Serena Mason in 2015. She formed a production company with friends, where she produced and starred in their first project together, Viral. She was nominated for Best Actress in a Comedy in the 2016 Indie Series Awards for her role in Viral.