Former video vixen, model and television host Melyssa Ford joins the cast of Bravo’s new series Blood, Sweat and Heels.Ford is joined by a group of women trying to breakout in the entertainment industry in the cutthroat atmosphere of New York.
During the span of her vixen career she’s done 20 music videos.
Over a 5 year span of time that’s not a lot compared to modern vixens like who’s done over 30 in 1 year.
Years after her career she’s made it clear that music videos are demeaning to women.
Like most in the industry this story is all to common.
Melyssa Savannah Ford was born in Drake’s hometown Toronto Canada November 7, 1976.
It’s been a long journey for Ford following her modeling career.
Her personal and career struggles have lead her to lose what fortune she had amassed wearing skimpy clothes on the covers of men’s magazines. In the series she claimed she filed for bankruptcy.
But back then she was earning ,000 per day on 2 day video shoots so the money was much better.
Melyssa’s first video was in 1997 for Glenn Lewis called “The Thing To Do”.
But after earning between ,000-,000 for appearances and photo sessions what could have happened off camera to lead her to financial ruin?
But she did manage to turn her life around and have a growing career in Real Estate.