About It’s Mel!:
Mel is a guy from small town Putaruru in New Zealand. Sporting an impressive new moustache, he tries to finally make something of himself in the city of Auckland, but his efforts are often at the expense of those he encounters. Mel’s cousin Lisa tries to help, but her husband Paul wishes she wouldn’t.
News and Reviews:
You, Me & Mel
Mel turns up on Lisa’s doorstep and announces his arrival in Auckland.
Lisa offers Mel some work, to Paul’s dismay.
Mel announces a surprising new career.
The Palino Job
In episode 4 of this 6-part comedy web series, Mel offers his services to a local TV personality
In episode 5,friendless and despondent Mel feels like giving up.
In the final episode of this web series, Mel gets his first job as a spy
Mark Scott as Mel
Lisette de Jong as Lisa
Paul Paice as Paul
Alisha Lawrie-Paul as Alisha
John Palino as himself
Lorraine Breheny as Interviewer 1
Bill Scott as Interviewer 2
Jo Clark as Interviewer 3
Ash Robinson as Interviewer 4
Paula Wray as Neighbour
Marion Shortt as Waitress
Gill Berry as Alisha’s Friend
Mike Howell as Pedestrian
Mia Curreen-Poko as Tessa
Tainui Tukiwaho as Tessa’s Dad
Pinot as Marmite
Ash Robinson (Director of Photography/Editor)
Dale Stevenson (Sound Recordist/Editor)
Jean Kim (Camera Assistant)
Chris Anderson (Graphics)
Kristie Addison/Adam Willis (Music)
Lisette de Jong (Writer/Producer)
Mark Scott (Additional Material)