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Melissa Rashid Roxburgh (born December 10, 1992) is a Canadian actress who is known for her appearances in Star Trek Beyond, Supernatural, and Manifest. She played the two roles of Rachel Lewis and Heather Hills in the film adaptations of Rodrick Rules and Dog Days respectively.


Roxburgh is the second oldest of four children; she has two sisters (Kristie and Ashley) and one younger brother (Matt). Her father is a Canadian pastor, and her mother Shelley is a British retired tennis player.[failed verification] Her parents, after moving to Canada from the United States, founded a church in Vancouver.

After graduating from high school, Roxburgh began pursuing acting in Vancouver, her first major roles being in the second and third installment of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid film series. Her other work in films has included Big Time Movie, Jeni in Leprechaun: Origins, and Ensign Syl in Star Trek Beyond. Her television work has included the Supernatural spinoff, Bloodlines, and Thea in The CW's drama series, Valor.


  • She is a member of REA Universal.
  • Roxburgh's father is originally from Chicago, making her a dual citizen of Canada and the United States.
  • Roxburgh has a passion for travel. Growing up, her family visited Africa, Albania and Guatemala, which began Roxburgh's interest in social justice issues. She currently serves as a GenR Leader for the International Rescue Committee (IRC), which assists people in extreme humanitarian crises. Prior to her work on Manifest, Roxburgh studied Communications at Simon Fraser University in hopes of becoming a journalist.