Melanda Tolliver

Glenda Braganza

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Melanda Tolliver

This Season, ICU Dr. Melanda Tolliver will continue to oversee the day-to-day care of Hope Zee’s most critically ill patients with both compassion and a tough-as-nails attitude. Work keeps her busy and doesn’t offer her a lot of social time, but this Season Melanda decides to get a little closer with one of the doctors at Hope Zion, as a friendship starts budding into something more.

Glenda Braganza

Born in Halifax and raised in Ottawa, Glenda attended Concordia University and earned a BFA with a Specialization in Theatre Performance. Glenda has performed on stages across Canada, and was recently seen in Don Quixote a co-production between Montreal's Centaur Theatre and Vancouver’s Arts Club. She has won the 2004 and 2010 Montreal English Critics’ Circle Award for Best Actress. Glenda is a founding member of Metachroma Theatre, a new company dedicated to the normalization of actors of color on stage.

Glenda's film and television credits include: Gemini-nominated CTV movie Tripping Wire starring Clark Johnson; NBC’s television special 10.5 Apocalypse with Kim Delaney; and the IFC series The Business. Glenda was recently seen as series regular Rani in the CBC sit-com Men With Brooms.

Glenda lives in Montreal with her husband Mike, with whom she enjoys an active lifestyle, as well as a passion for travel and the culinary arts.



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