Who says beauty comes with color? If you are a believer of beauty comes with color then here is a Canadian actress of Hindu Indo-Guyanese heritage to prove you wrong. The actress is none other than Melinda Shankar. She gained a name for herself after starring as Alli Bhandari in the television series Degrassi: The Next Generation (2008-2015). Similarly, as Indira Indie Mehta in the TV-series How To Be Indie (2009-2011). She has won several awards, in her rising career including a Canadian Screen Award in 2013.